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Libertarian Senate Nominee Calls Voter ‘Idiot’ on Facebook

Libertarian Senate Nominee Calls Voter ‘Idiot’ on Facebook

The Libertarian nominee for U.S. Senate in North Carolina, Sean Haugh, engaged a critic on Facebook last week with disastrous results. Janna Badalian repeatedly told Haugh that he must drop out of the race in order to help the Republican candidate win. Haugh’s initial response […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments ·
VIDEO: Sarwark Speaks at New Libertarian HQ Opening

VIDEO: Sarwark Speaks at New Libertarian HQ Opening

Nicholas Sarwark, Chair of the Libertarian National Committee, speaks at the grand opening of the David F. Nolan national headquarters. The LNC purchased an office in the Washington area to serve as the party’s permanent headquarters, replacing long-held rented office space at the Watergate building. […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Jim Gray speaks at a rally in 2012

Interview: Judge Jim Gray on Gary Johnson, Ron Paul and 2016

In 2012, Judge Jim Gray won more votes for Vice-President than any other Libertarian in history. As Governor Gary Johnson’s running mate, Gray tirelessly criss-crossed America while representing the party’s ticket.  He spoke at rallies and did countless media interviews. Prior to that campaign, Judge […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 2 comments ·
Democrats Line Up Behind Progressive Party Candidate in Vermont

Democrats Line Up Behind Progressive Party Candidate in Vermont

The Progressive Party of Vermont looks well positioned to win the office of Lt. Governor this November. The party’s nominee, Dean Corren, will face off against Republican incumbent Phil Scott and Liberty Union candidate Marina Brown. No Democrat filed to seek the office and over […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Oregon Green Candidate Crashes Debate, Allowed to Stay

Oregon Green Candidate Crashes Debate, Allowed to Stay

Pacific Green Party candidate Jason Levin crashed a debate between his Democratic and Republican rivals earlier today by simply walking into the room and grabbing a seat next to the two men. The debate was taking place at the offices of the Pamplin Media Group […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 1 comment ·
The United Independent Party's Evan Falchuk.

Deep-Pocketed McCormick, Falchuk Campaigns Fail to Excite Massachusetts Voters

The two wealthy candidates running outside the duopoly in the Massachusetts gubernatorial contest this autumn have failed to catch fire, according to a Boston Globe survey released Friday. Evan Falchuk, a health care executive and founder of the United Independent Party who has been stuck […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Surging Kansan Adds Veteran Democratic Consultant to Bipartisan Campaign Staff

Surging Kansan Adds Veteran Democratic Consultant to Bipartisan Campaign Staff

According to Alex Pappas of the Daily Caller, independent U.S. Senate hopeful Greg Orman of Kansas has added veteran Democratic consultant Mike Phillips to serve as a spokesman in his bid to unseat Republican Sen. Pat Roberts, a three-term incumbent who’s fighting for his political […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments ·
VIDEO: Ralph Nader Endorses Howie Hawkins for NY Governor

VIDEO: Ralph Nader Endorses Howie Hawkins for NY Governor

Consumer advocate and former presidential candidate Ralph Nader endorsed Howie Hawkins, the Green Party’s candidate for New York Governor, on September 14. “When are we going to stop sending politicians to Albany and Washington who sweet talk us during the election period and then stick […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments ·
VIDEO: Could Libertarian Bujak Tip Idaho Governor’s Race?

VIDEO: Could Libertarian Bujak Tip Idaho Governor’s Race?

Libertarian candidate John Bujak continues to make waves in the race for Idaho governor. Could his candidacy help take down incumbent Butch Otter? Boise’s FOX 9 News featured a story on the former Canyon County Prosecutor’s bid, casting him as a possible spoiler for the […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Green Party’s Howie Hawkins Polling at 24% in Syracuse

Green Party’s Howie Hawkins Polling at 24% in Syracuse

A new poll out today from Siena College shows the Green Party’s New York gubernatorial candidate Howie Hawkins running strong on his home turf. The survey of 598 likely voters in the Empire State’s 24th congressional district shows Governor Andrew Cuomo leading Republican challenger Rob […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 2 comments ·