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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

The relevant libertarian

In 1988 Dr. Ron Paul ran for President as the nominee from the Libertarian Party, he garnered .47% of the vote, and virtually no one was listening.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Ron Paul, US News, 2012 Presidential Election

8 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

Third-Party Candidates Could Join Governora s Race

AP reports that several third-party candidates are eyeing the governor's race and could get in _ potentially altering the dynamics of the election.

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Related Topix: US News

14 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

Third-Party Candidates Could Join Governora s Race

AP reports that several third-party candidates are eyeing the governor's race and could get in _ potentially altering the dynamics of the election.

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Related Topix: US News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Post and Courier

Libertarian candidate says he was asked to drop out of governor's race

Steve French, the Libertarian Party candidate for governor of South Carolina, says a caller offered to pay him and his campaign manager a total of $30,000 last week if he would drop out of the race, according to a story posted today on the Anderson Independent Mail's website.

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Related Topix: US News, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Ballot Access News

South Dakota Constitution Party Candidate for U.S. House Files Ballot Access Lawsuit

The Constitution Party and the Libertarian Party are both qualified parties in South Dakota, but neither one of them has been able to run any candidates for Governor, U.S. Senator, or U.S. House this year, because they must nominate by primary for those offices, and the petition for a candidate to get on the primary ballot for those offices ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court

News Talk Florida

Daniel Ruth Show: July 26, 2014

The show starts with Daniel talking about his trip to Greece. The main topic on this week's show was the situation in Israel.

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Related Topix: US News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Libertarian Party

NH lawsuit filed to overturn ballot access burden on new political parties

The NHCLU has filed a lawsuit on behalf of the Libertarian Party to stop a bill that would change ballot access in the state from arduous to near impossible for competitors of the Democratic and Republican parties.

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Related Topix: US News, New Hampshire

The Foundation for Economic Education

An Interview with Jeff Frazee

Jeff served as national youth coordinator for Ron Paul's 2008 Presidential Campaign Committee.

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Related Topix: George Bush, US News

UnionLeader.com

Another View -- Gilles Bissonnette: To keep Libertarians off the ballot, NH violates their rights

On Tuesday the NHCLU filed a lawsuit on behalf of the Libertarian Party challenging House Bill 1542 .

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Related Topix: US News, Opinion

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Ballot Access News

Libertarian Party Files Lawsuit Against New Hampshire Law Barring Petitioning in Odd Years

Earlier this year, the New Hampshire legislature passed HB 1542, which makes it illegal for a group to circulate the petition for party status during an odd year.

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Related Topix: US News

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Ballot Access News

Illinois Libertarians Likely to Survive Challenge to Statewide Petition

For the last four days, the Illinois State Board of Elections has been adjudicating the challenge for the statewide Libertarian Party petition, and also the statewide Constitution Party petition.

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Related Topix: US News, Constitution Party

Tue Jul 15, 2014

NWAonline

Commentary: Third Party Candidates Slow Debates, Offer Little

The state's general election campaign really got under way Friday with a series of debates sponsored by the Arkansas Press Association during its annual convention in Hot Springs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Representative Tim Griffin, Mike Ross, Democrat, Mark Pryor, US Senate, US Supreme Court

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Libertarian Party

New member of the Australian senate gives knockout libertarian speech

The presentation by David Leyonhjelm to the Australian senate on July 9 is a great libertarian speech by any standard.

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Related Topix: US News

Burlington Times News

Libertarian Senate candidate polls in double digits

He's been called bushy-eyebrowed, not a household name, pizza deliveryman, spoiler and YouTube sensation.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Hardship for Minor Parties in PA Struck Down

Minor political parties can challenge a Pennsylvania rules that require them to shoulder the costs when major parties challenge their ballot petitions, the 3rd Circuit ruled.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Joe Sestak, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Third Circuit Court of Appeals, The Green Party of the Unites States

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Third-party candidates could tip scales in Alaska's US Senate race

One's a former Republican legislator who pleaded guilty to felony conspiracy in 2011 as part of the FBI's investigation of Alaska political corruption.

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Related Topix: Alaska, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Anchorage, AK

Examiner.com

New poll shows bad news for GOP in November elections

TownHall.com Columnist Katie Kieffer on why young adults support the Obama administration, and what the GOP can do to win them over.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama

Examiner.com

Florida Press risks extinction as it continues consistent candidate exclusion

Former New Mexico Governor and Libertarian Presidential candidate Gary Johnson joins us in-studio.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Gary E. Johnson, Gary Johnson, Republican, Palm Beach County, FL, Palm Beach, FL

Wed Jul 09, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

Correction: Libertarian Lawsuit story

In a story July 3 about a Libertarian Party lawsuit challenging Virginia's ballot access laws, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the plaintiffs include nine former candidates.

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Related Topix: US News, Richmond, VA

Mon Jul 07, 2014

TheBlaze.com

Could This Pizza Deliveryman Serve Up a Senate Victory for Democrats?

Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan is locked in one of the most closely watched U.S. Senate races in the country in North Carolina, leading slightly against Republican state House Speaker Thom Tillis.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat, North Carolina Government, North Carolina, Ron Paul, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama

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