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  1. HB 2608 good for GOP, Dems; not so good for other partiesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Verde Independent

    ... -- outnumber those affiliated with any political party. But Barry Hess, who has run for governor on the Libertarian Party ticket several times, said this is just another effort by the major parties -- and the Republicans who control the Legislature ...

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  2. Arizona Senate Tentatively Passes Bill to Make Primary Ballot Access More Difficult for LibertariansRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Ballot Access News

    On March 24, the Arizona Senate tentatively passed HB 2608, which makes it more difficult for Libertarian candidates to get on the Libertarian Party primary ballot. Current law says a member of a small qualified party that is not a new party needs signatures from one-half of 1% of the party's members.

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  3. There are 196 people running for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... 30 Democrats, 51 Independents, and the remaining 60 are either associated with smaller movements like the Libertarian Party, the American Party, the Green Party, or claim no party affiliation at all. the bounty of candidates already in the race and ...

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  4. Lawsuit aims at former Mayor Bloomberg's bike initiativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | New York Daily News

    Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg's legacy of installing pedestrian malls, bike lanes and bicycle rental stations on city streets is under attack in a lawsuit filed Friday in Manhattan Supreme Court. Carl Person, the former Libertarian Party candidate for state attorney general, says the measures are illegal because the mayor never did an environmental impact statement as required by law.

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  5. Texas Hearing on Bill to Require Minor Party Candidates to Pay Filing FeesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Ballot Access News

    ... Currently, only candidates running in a partisan primary pay filing fees in Texas. Mark Miller, from the Libertarian Party, testified against the bill. Here is a link to his testimony , at his web page. Also, Kat Swift, from the Green Party, ...

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  6. On libertarian strategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Library of Economics and Liberty

    ... of the then-developing network of free market think tanks. Rothbard was among the founders of the Libertarian Party, the Cato Institute and the Mises Institute . Rothbard was a tremendously prolific writer, and he wrote a lot of journalistic pieces, ...

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  7. No more hate-speech lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Eastern Echo

    ... and "[f]ascist political parties like the Republican Party, the Constitution Party, and the Libertarian Party [which] freely exist and spread their hateful ideology. . ." Cohen berates, the United States must create "a government press regulating ...

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  8. 'ECB injects billions into doomed to failure eurozone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Russia Taday

    ... system alive that is dead already alive. The eurozone is going to fall apart. Toine Manders, leader of the Libertarian Party of the Netherlands, suggests that one should blame governments and not capitalism for ordinary people's suffering. "The ...

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  9. An Inconvenient Democracy: Minor parties would overcrowd ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Free Press, Independent News Media

    ... parties in Ohio if they cannot get their candidates on the primary ballot. For example, in order for the Libertarian Party to run a candidate on the ballot in the 2016 primary, it must submit the 30,560 valid signatures by December 9, 2015. Attorney ...

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  10. Libertarian Party holding convention in AprilRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Journal Gazette

    The Libertarian Party of Allen County will hold its annual convention from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. April 13 at The Golden Corral Buffet, 4747 Lima Road, in the meeting room past the bakery.

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  11. Belle Knox vs the libertine-libertarian loathersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Examiner.com

    ... LA Times article noted, "There is Norma Jean Almodovar, the former Los Angeles prostitute running on the Libertarian Party ticket." And as reported in the April 1977 issue of The Reasonable Answer, Minneapolis Madam, former prostitute and Life ...

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  12. Associated Press Story on the Uncertain Ballot Status of Ohio...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Ballot Access News

    ... have partisan elections this year. Libertarians filed in three such cities. Two of them have been told the Libertarian Party isn't a ballot qualified party any longer, while in a third county, the filing has been accepted. The party is waiting for a ...

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  13. Coalition of Texas Activists Pushes Tighter Ethics RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | KIII

    Buoyed by Gov. Greg Abbott fast-tracking tougher ethics rules proposals through the Legislature, a coalition of political and civil groups has unveiled a package of changes they're championing. The Texas Anti-Corruption Campaign features left-leaning groups including Public Citizen, and conservatives like the state Libertarian Party.

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  14. The WilliesRICK Perry or Rand Paul? No Difference to MeRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... (below) just eight days ago. End Update I'm attracted, as I think many Democrats are, to the ideas of the Libertarian Party inasmuch as they want to give me the freedom to do unto myself whatever I please, stopping at suicide, which I believe we ...

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  15. Future SF flick spoiler alert: 'The Moon is a Harsh Mistrust'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Examiner.com

    From time to time news emerges that master SF novelist Robert A. Heinlein's libertarian masterwork The Moon is a Harsh Mistress will finally become a film. In the early days of the Libertarian Party in the US it was common for people to say "scratch a libertarian and you'll find a science fiction fan just beneath the surface."

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  16. Billionaire GOP Donor David Koch Files Amicus Brief Asking SCOTUS to Strike Down Gay Marriage BansRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Towleroad

    ... "I believe in gay marriage," he told Politico in 2012. A former vice presidential candidate on the Libertarian Party ticket, Koch is in line with that movement's thinking on the issue, despite his support for a party that frequently opposes gay ...

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  17. David Koch Backs Gay Marriage at Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | SF Sentinel

    ... "I believe in gay marriage," he told Politico in 2012. A former vice presidential candidate on the Libertarian Party ticket, Koch is in line with that movement's thinking on the issue, despite his support for a party that frequently opposes gay ...

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  18. The WilliesRICK Perry or Rand Paul? No Difference to MeRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... (below) just eight days ago. End Update I'm attracted, as I think many Democrats are, to the ideas of the Libertarian Party inasmuch as they want to give me the freedom to do unto myself whatever I please, stopping at suicide, which I believe we ...

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  19. The WilliesRICK Perry or Rand Paul? No Difference to MeRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... (below) just eight days ago. End Update I'm attracted, as I think many Democrats are, to the ideas of the Libertarian Party inasmuch as they want to give me the freedom to do unto myself whatever I please, stopping at suicide, which I believe we ...

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  20. Breitbart's Dr. Sebastian Gorka: Military Intervention Does Not Make Americans Less SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Breitbart.com

    ... entitled, "Lowering the Boom: When to Stand Up to Rogue Nations." During the panel, Johnson who ran as the Libertarian Party nominee for president in 2012,, argued that "the world is less safe today because of the unintended consequence of U.S. ...

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