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Yesterday | 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

Texas Tech Football #ALSIceBucketChallenge

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

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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Related Topix: US News

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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Related Topix: US News

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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Related Topix: US News

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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Related Topix: US News

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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Related Topix: US News

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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Related Topix: US News

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Daily Kos

DeKoching the Globe

I have some longish comments to share, as I knew the Kochs when they were attempting to take over the Libertarian Party in the 70s and 80s.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Liberal Political News

Ballot Access News

All South Dakota Statewide State Offices Have Minor Party or Independent Candidates on Ballot

For the first time since 1916, every statewide South Dakota state office has a minor party or independent candidate on the general election ballot.

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Related Topix: US News

Fri Aug 08, 2014

NJ.com

N.J. third-parties say Democrats and Republicans shouldn't get top ballot spots this year

A number of officials from political organizations say Democrats and Republicans this year did not meet the requirement to get preferential ballot placement TRENTON - With all 21 county clerks about to draw candidate positions for the general election, some New Jersey third parties are preparing to take legal action to get their candidates equal ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, New Jersey

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Libertarian Party

Eight LPWA candidates advance from top-two primary to November ballot

Eight Washington state Libertarian Party candidates finished in the top two in the primary elections on Tuesday, and will appear on the general election ballot in November.

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Related Topix: US News

Alabama Live

Libertarian Party reports one less candidate running for Shelby County office

The Libertarian Party of Alabama has one less candidate seeking office in Shelby County for the Nov. 4 general election.

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Related Topix: US News, Shelby County, AL

Political Wire

Has the Moment Finally Arrived for Libertarians?

New York Times : "Libertarians, who long have relished their role as acerbic sideline critics of American political theater, now find themselves and their movement thrust into the middle of it.

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Related Topix: US News

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Libertarian presidential nominee visits NC campus

Libertarian Party presidential candidate Gary Johnson is visiting a North Carolina campus to speak and take questions at a public forum.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Gary E. Johnson, Gary Johnson, Republican, Duke University

Tony Phyrillas

Ballot access: Pennsylvania's rigged system against third parties

Candidates running as Democrats and Republicans need to collect a minimum of 2,000 signatures to get on the ballot for Pennsylvania elections.

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Related Topix: US News

Folio Weekly

Spoiler Alert

If you're a third-party gubernatorial candidate a who is so unidentifiable that few could pick a you out of a lineup and who has - let's be real - precisely zero chance in hell of winning in November, this is what success looks like: 9 percent in a recent Quinnipiac poll, with voters clearly souring on Charlie Crist and Rick Scott.

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Related Topix: Charlie Crist, Rick Scott, US Governors, US News, Florida, Florida Government

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Alabama Live

Libertarian Party candidates qualify for Shelby County's general election ballot

Ken Bailey, a Jefferson County Sheriff's deputy, has qualified for the Nov. 4 general election ballot to run as a Libertarian Party candidate for Shelby County sheriff.

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Related Topix: Shelby County, AL, US News, Jefferson County, AL, Criminal Defense Law, Law

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