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  1. That Johnson-Weld Libertarian dream ticket could be off to a rocky startRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Hot Air

    ... them the benefit of the doubt for a moment. Under the latest scheme that's been cooked up, the hope is that Gary Johnson will be their presidential nominee. But now, the folks who are most opposed to Donald Trump have been trumpeting a powerhouse ...

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  2. Presidential Candidate Austin Petersen Says He's the "Bernie Sanders...Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Reason Magazine

    ... to discuss what he describes as a "grassroots" candidacy that he believes is better positioned than Governor Gary Johnson's to attract disaffected Republicans to the Libertarian Party. The final delegate vote for the nomination happens on Sunday, ...

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  3. Gary Johnson to Face Five Rivals for Libertarian Nomination10 minutes agoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Fending off challenges from more extreme wings of the Libertarian party, Gary Johnson wooed his ticket's skeptics in a nominating speech this afternoon at the national Libertarian convention. The frontrunner didn't mention the elephant in the room -- Johnson's running mate, former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld .

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  4. The Libertarian Party Is In Turmoil Over Its Vice Presidential NomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    The Libertarian Party experienced a minor revolt at its biennial convention this weekend over concerns that its leading vice presidential candidate isn't libertarian enough, complicating its efforts to achieve a stronger-than-usual showing in November's presidential elections. Former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld is running for vice president alongside former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson.

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  5. Gary Johnson: Running for President Without William Weld Would be...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... convention today. An exaggeratedly bearded man with a boot on his head is attacking former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson with a giant toothbrush in Orlando. Johnson is taking it in stride. It takes, one imagines, a sense of humor to run for the ...

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  6. Live: Libertarian Presidential DebateRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Drudge Retort

    ... lorida Politics that her party has experienced a 30 percent increase in membership in just the past two months. Gary Johnson was included in three polls and each time as been projected to win about 10 percent of the vote.

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  7. Is "Libertarian Party" an Oxymoron?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Power Line

    For once the Libertarian Party nomination might actually be worth having, with some polls showing the likely nominee, former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson, pulling 10 percent of the vote while still a virtual unknown and before any kind of campaign has been run. It is not hard to imagine a scenario in which the negative campaigns of Hillary and The Donald drive enough voters to the mild-mannered Johnson to tip enough states to throw the race into the House of Representatives, or even win the Electoral College outright.

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  8. Unprecedented excitement at Libertarian PartyaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... this year. Check out this story on CurrentArgus.com: http://lcsun.co/1TMODHl Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson speaks to supporters and delegates at the National Libertarian Party Convention, Friday, May 27, 2016, in Orlando, Fla. ...

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  9. Libertarians See Opportunity in This ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Voice of America

    Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson speaks to a delegate at the National Libertarian Party Convention, May 27, 2016, in Orlando, Fla. The deep unpopularity of presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton is causing an unprecedented level of excitement for a third party, the Libertarians, the consistent third-place finishers in a two-party race.

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  10. A Moment on the Libertarian Convention Floor With William WeldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    The former Massachusetts governor is "good friends" with Mitt Romney, but reluctant to reach out to GOP pals until he knows his Libertarian campaign has traction. From the floor of the Libertarian Party National Convention in Orlando, I managed to get a brief moment face to face with William Weld, the former Massachusetts governor who is likely presidential frontrunner Gary Johnson's personal choice to be his vice president.

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  11. 'Dream ticket' of Gary Johnson and Bill Weld faces skepticism from Libertarian faithfulRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Gary Johnson, who is looking to win his second consecutive nomination as the Libertarian presidential candidate, plainly reveres his vice presidential pick, Bill Weld. Weld, the former Massachusetts governor, was central to "my earliest indoctrination" to Libertarian principles, Johnson, the former New Mexico governor, told reporters Saturday.

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  12. Six candidates vie for Libertarian presidential nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Washington Post

    Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson speaks to supporters and delegates at the National Libertarian Party Convention, Friday in Orlando. ORLANDO -- Former New Mexico governor Gary Johnson got one step closer to the Libertarian Party's nomination on Saturday, earning one of five places in tonight's televised debate and one of six slots on Sunday's final ballot.

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  13. Libertarian Party convention draws record numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News12.com

    ... a lot more energy. ... There's so much attention being given to the Libertarians," said former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson, who with running mate William Weld, the former Massachusetts governor, are considered front-runners for the nomination. ...

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  14. Gary Johnson, Libertarian frontrunner, booed by delegates as 'failed Republican'Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Not all Libertarians are on board with former Republican Govs. Gary Johnson and William Weld running together on the party's presidential ticket. Mr. Johnson was booed by delegates at the Libertarian Party convention Friday during a preliminary debate after he described Mr. Weld 's candidacy as "beyond my wildest dreams" and called the former Massachusetts governor "the original Libertarian."

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  15. Libertarian candidate on winning the White House: 'we're not that stupid'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... and was referred to by the Belize prime minister as "extremely paranoid" and "bonkers." Former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson is viewed as the favorite to win the nomination, and in three national surveys, polled in the double digits in a hypothetical ...

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  16. Libertarian Candidate Gary Johnson on Why He's The Best Choice Against Trump and ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reason Magazine

    "Ninety percent of the time I spent running for president ended up to be wasted time," says former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson of his 2012 run for the presidency as the Libertarian Party candidate. Johnson sat down with Reason magazine's Matt Welch at the Libertarian National Convention in Orlando, Florida to discuss what he plans on doing differently in 2016 and what he plans to do to win the hearts and minds of Libertarian Party members inclined to nominate one of his opponents this weekend.

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  17. Why the Favored LibertarianTicket Could Be in JeopardyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Two former Republican governors favored to win their bids for the Libertarian PartyA s presidential ticket at their partyA s national convention this weekend in Orlando may be in trouble. Top Libertarian officials huddling here are starkly divided between those focused on putting up a viable general election ticket like former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson versus those focused on maintaining ideological purity.

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  18. Gary Johnson Courts Sanders Voters and Lost Republicans Before Slamming TrumpRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | RedState

    ... pick for President, and so find themselves wandering outside the party looking for answers. And there they find Gary Johnson of the Libertarian party, who is more than willing to bring them into the fold. In a recent interview, Johnson said that ...

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  19. Experienced Libertarian ticket becomes a tough sell in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... vice presidential candidate Bill Weld, right, chats with Joe Hunter, communications director for the Gary Johnson campaign. (John Raoux/AP) Weld, who would have been ambassador to Mexico had pro-life Republicans not rejected him, waited out the ...

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  20. Ouch: Libertarian Frontrunner Gary Johnson Gets Booed at Party's ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Townhall

    Libertarians seemed skeptical of their party's frontrunner Gary Johnson at the Libertarian Party National Convention in Orlando, Florida this weekend, after he picked former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld as his running mate last week. Weld was derided by attendees as "Republican-lite" and not a true Libertarian, which could prove problematic for Johnson considering that at LP conventions, the presidential and vice presidential nominees are chosen separately.

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