by Ben Winslow
SALT LAKE CITY — In a new legal filing, the Constitution Party of Utah is asking taxpayers to shell out more than $53,000 for attorneys fees in fighting the state over a lawsuit over the so-called “Count My Vote compromise” law.
The Constitution Party said the costs were incurred joining the Utah Republican Party in its lawsuit against Senate Bill 54, which provides an alternative to candidates to get on the ballot by gathering signatures versus the caucus/convention system. The Utah GOP sued Governor Gary Herbert and the state, arguing it violated their First Amendment right to free association…
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Austin Wade Petersen, a Libertarian Party presidential candidate, discusses his platform in the following video released December 23rd.
From Libertarian Party presidential candidates Austin Wade Peteresen’s Facebook page:
On the same day, Petersen also filed to be on the Missouri Libertarian Party’s presidential primary ballot.
Posted on Dec 23, 2015
Many thanks to Michael Chastain of Austin, Texas for contributing $24,000 to the LP recently. He contributed $4,000 for Oklahoma ballot access plus $20,000 to help finance a major project to distribute door hangers in 2016 featuring the World’s Smallest Political Quiz. Continue reading