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22 hrs ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

Rauner Denies Connection to Intimidation by Private Investigators

Bruce Rauner says he had nothing to do with armed investigators coming up to people who signed nominating petitions for the Libertarian Party.

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Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

Letter: Ballot placement discriminates against third-party candidates

New Jersey is slowly rejecting the two-party system. Voter participation and congressional approval ratings are both at record lows.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Letter: Ballot placement discriminates against third-party candidates

New Jersey is slowly rejecting the two-party system. Voter participation and congressional approval ratings are both at record lows.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Mihalopoulos: Rauner firing blanks in flap over hired...

Bruce Rauner's spokesman says the Republican nominee for governor knew nothing about the unusual strong-arm tactics used by his allies in their failed effort to keep the Libertarian Party candidates from appearing on the November ballot.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Christie stumps for Illinois GOP's Rauner

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie questioned the motivation behind Illinois' new same-day voter registration law and the state's certified ballot as he campaigned for Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner Monday, the same day Vice President Joe Biden was expected in Chicago.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Rodney Davis, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chris Christie, US Governors, Joe Biden, Pat Quinn

Breitbart.com

North Carolina Libertarian Candidate 'Just Passed the Threshold' to File FEC Report

Sean Haugh, the 53-year-old pizza deliveryman and Libertarian Party candidate who is polling at 8% of voters in the North Carolina Senate race, has just passed a $5,000 in donations threshold requiring him to file his candidacy with the Federal Election Commission, his spokeswoman said.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Elizabeth Dole, US News, US Senate, Republican

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Ballot Access News

Alaska News Story Suggests Libertarian U.S. Senate Primary Outcome Caused by Voter Confusion

As previously reported, the Alaska Libertarian primary on August 19 included a 3-way race for the U.S. Senate nomination.

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Chicago Tribune

Libertarian Party remains on Illinois ballot this fall

The Illinois State Board of Elections on Friday voted to knock off the statewide slates of the Green Party and the Constitution Party for insufficient candidacy nominating signatures.

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Related Topix: US News, Constitution Party, Travel

Libertarian Party

Illinois ballot access media coverage

Brian S. Lambrecht knew the signatures he collected to get the Libertarian Party on the Illinois ballot this fall would be challenged.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Capitol Fax Blog

*** UPDATED x1 - Felonies? *** Playing hardball with guns

The Republican Party attempted to kick the Libertarians off the ballot and hired a lawyer who hired a private security firm to help with the challenge.

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Related Topix: US News, Hank Azaria

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Ballot Access News

South Dakota Secretary of State Removes One Libertarian Party Nominee from Statewide Ballot

On August 18, the South Dakota Secretary of State said that the Libertarian Party nominee for Public Service Commissioner, Ryan Gaddy, cannot have his name on the November ballot because the Secretary believes that he wasn't registered as a Libertarian at the time of his nomination.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Ballot Access News

Illinois Hearing Officer Recommends that Libertarian Statewide Slate be Placed on Ballot

On August 15, the Illinois Hearing Officer who conducted the review of the challenge to the Libertarian Party statewide slate recommended that the slate be placed on the ballot.

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Ballot Access News

Now is the Time for Activists To Ask State Legislators to Introduce Reform Bills Next Year

In many states, state legislators decide the year before the legislative session opens which bills they will introduce.

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The Hill

Poll: Republican Perdue ahead in Georgia

Businessman David Perdue has opened up a lead on former charity executive Michelle Nunn in Georgia's open Senate race, according to a new poll.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Exclusive: Interview with congressional candidate Rick Vandeven

The next in this series is a phone interview with congressional candidate Scott Vandeven, the Libertarian Party nominee for Missouri's Eighth Congressional District.

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Related Topix: US News, Chaffee, MO, Wedding

Ballot Access News

Ohio Libertarian Party Wins Procedural Ruling in U.S. District Court...

On August 12, a U.S. District Court Magistrate ruled that Gregory Felsoci, the individual who challenged the primary petitions this year of three Libertarian Party statewide candidates, must reveal who is paying his legal fees.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Examiner.com

Open Letter concerning Jay Fant/Paul Renner race in Florida

Most, if not all of you know me- and know me to be reasonably balanced in my approach to politics.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Breitbart.com

Libertarian on Kentucky Senate Ballot Could Hurt Mitch McConnell

Libertarian Party candidate David Patterson, a 42-year-old police officer , announced Monday that he has obtained more than the 5,000 signatures required to be placed on the ballot in this November's general election for the U.S. Senate in Kentucky.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, January, Thad Cochran

Examiner.com

Exclusive: Interview with senatorial candidate Heather Johnson

The next in this series is a phone interview with senatorial candidate Heather Johnson, the Libertarian Party nominee.

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Related Topix: US News, Hamline University

State Journal

About the Libertarian Party

Here's a little about the Libertarian Party and what it stands for since David Patterson is filing today to run in the U.S. Senate race against Mitch McConnell and Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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