Daily Archives: March 24, 2016

LP.org: California city sues Aaron Starr, the man who wants to repeal sewer rate hikes at the ballot box; Gary Johnson interviewed by NYT and CNBC

Aaron Starr
Aaron Starr

The city of Oxnard, California is heading to court in an attempt to stave off a resident’s effort to overturn sewer rate hikes at the ballot box, the city announced Wednesday evening. Continue reading

February 2016 LP News released online

LP News Feb 2016 issue, front page (image)

On March 23rd, 2016, the Libertarian Party released the February 2016 edition of its newspaper online.  From LP.org:

The February issue of LP News is ready to view online.

Click here to read about Libertarian campaigns, national and affiliate party news,ballot access updates, libertarian solutions; and more,

Green Party of Ohio confirms candidates for Presidential Nominating Convention

The following is a March 22nd, 2016 press release from the Green Party:

Ohio-Presidential-Nominating-Convention.jpg

Cleveland OH: The Green Party of Ohio will be holding it’s Presidential Nominating Convention on April 3, 2016 in Columbus Ohio. This year we have 5 candidates competing for the chance to lead the Green Party of United States Presidential ticket. Some primaries and conventions have already taken place but the eventual nominee has yet to be determined. Continue reading

Thomas L. Knapp: The FBI has an enemies list: first they came for Free Talk Live…

This screenshot from a YouTube video shows FBI and state police officers positioned outside the Keene duplex at 73 Leverett St., which was the subject of a court-ordered search on Sunday morning.

Thomas L. Knapp is a libertarian writer and frequent comment poster at the Independent Political Report. The following was published at the William Lloyd Garrison Center for Libertarian Advocacy Journalism today: 

A typical Granite State Sunday morning on the cusp of spring, and a scene surprising no one who watches the news or any number of television shows dedicated to fictional or real-life law enforcement: Continue reading

Thomas L. Knapp: Obama visits Havana: Cube libre for real?

Thomas L. Knapp is a libertarian writer and frequent comment poster at the Independent Political Report. The following was published at the William Lloyd Garrison Center for Libertarian Advocacy Journalism today: 

"fight against which is impossible and wi...

“Fight against the impossible and win” (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

US President Barack Obama’s late March visit to Cuba, continuing his initiative to re-establish friendly relations between the two countries, arouses opposition on both sides of the aisle in Washington. Continue reading

Gary Johnson polls double digits in race against Trump & Clinton

In a three-way contest, Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton was at 42 percent, GOP front-runner Donald Trump was at 34 percent, and Mr. Johnson, who is seeking the Libertarian Party’s nomination, was at 11 percent, according to the Monmouth University poll.   Read more HERE