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Democrats in Arizona want you to vote Libertarian

As this year's election closes in, Democrats in Arizona are scrambling to get a few last minute votes. But the candidate they're trying to get people to vote for might surprise you.

Op-Ed: The GOP may be reinventing themselves

The Republican Party is falling apart. On one side, you have the classic conservative majority that has been in power. On the other side, mostly younger Americans who have taken a new spin on conservatism that has everyone wondering about the future.

TV network says Libertarian candidate has no money, can't win

Louisville - A Kentucky television network has refused to allow the Libertarian Party candidate into the televised debates, suggesting that he has no money and no chances of winning the election.

Rand Paul: 'There are always perceptions of what is extreme'

With The New York Times and NBC's "Meet The Press" seeking to tether him to his father's Libertarian positions, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) defended his cause and his father alike.

Ron Paul stumps for Cuccinelli, draws on Libertarian themes

Richmond - Headlining at the closing rally of Ken Cuccinelli's gubernatorial bid in Virginia on Monday night, former long-term congressman and presidential contender Ron Paul (R-TX) talked up nullification and Libertarian themes.

Senator Rand Paul on Obamacare: Government is 'inherently inept'

In an interview on ABC's "This Week," Senator Rand Paul was asked to comment on a range of issues - from Edward Snowden's clemency denial to his 2016 presidential aspirations.

Libertarian Party of Florida Chair discusses her party Special

Political races in Florida are already in full swing, and money from outside the state is already beginning to pour into the coffers of various candidates.

Tea Party mobilizes in wake of 'appalling' IRS political targets

After the Internal Revenue Service admitted to openly targeting specific political groups to audit during the 2012 presidential election, the Tea Party has mobilized to push for a full inquiry.

IRS admits to targeting Conservative groups, GOP to investigate

With the White House blaming the matter on former president George Bush, the Internal Revenue Service openly admitted to targeting politically conservative organizations and apologized for doing so.

Ron Paul: Secession is an American principle

In April of 2009, Ron Paul gave an interview about the legality of state secession. Yesterday, Ron Paul spokeswoman Rachel Mills told fan site that he “feels the same now.”

Video: Final third-party Presidential candidate debate

Washington - Organized by the Free and Equal Elections Foundation's Christina Tobin and co-moderator, RT's Tom Hartman and hosted by RT America at its Washington studio, Governor Gary Johnson of the Libertarian party sounds off with Dr. Jill Stein, of the Green Party.

Final third-party candidate debate to be broadcast live (updated)

Washington - It's down to Libertarian Party candidate, Governor Gary Johnson and Green Party's Jill Stein to debate live in the second and final third-party debate on November 5.

Op-Ed: Does America need a strong third party? Special

A recent Gallup poll indicated that Americans are split on the need for a strong third party. Bill Lewis analyzes the benefits and viability of a strong third party in the United States.

Op-Ed: Sen Rand Paul brings charm to White House Correspondents Dinner Special

At the White House Correspondents Dinner this weekend, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) offered a warm charm on the appeal of his father and of the Libertarian cause on the American voting public.

Gary Johnson: More Conservative and More Progressive Special

Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson is a third-party U.S. presidential candidate who is more conservative than Mitt Romney and more progressive than Barack Obama, and he is finally attracting attention. Digital Journal got an exclusive interview.

Gary Johnson wants to reduce, eliminate the U.S. drinking age

Santa Fe - Former New Mexico Governor and 2012 Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson is proposing a controversial idea in the United States political landscape: lower or even eliminate the national drinking age.

Op-Ed: Anybody but Obamney

It's Ron Paul, Jill Stein, Gary Johnson and Rocky Anderson vs. the Lesser of Two Evils in the 2012 U.S. Presidential Elections.

Op-Ed: Are Christian Conservatives moving closer to Libertarian ideals?

As Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul has seen first hand, primaries with high concentrations of Christian Conservatives do not serve him well - but with Pat Robertson's position on legalizing marijuana, can Christians support Libertarian causes?

Op-Ed: Ron Paul and the looming 'passionless presidential race'

As the Republican primary season unfolds and Mitt Romney sails forward as the yawn the GOP is forced to swallow, there still remains a voice worthy of Independent and Democratic consideration - and it isn't President Obama.

Council on American-Islamic Relations objects to new NDAA law

CAIR, the Green Party, and the Libertarian Party, are scheduled to hold a news conference on Jan 3 in Iowa, to express their opposition to the new National Defence Authorization Act. CAIR is deeply troubled by the new law.

Report: Former Gov. Gary Johnson expected to run as Libertarian

Santa Fe - One news outlet has learned that former two-term Republican New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson will seek the presidency by running as a third-party Libertarian Party candidate. Johnson has claimed for weeks now that he's been "shafted" by the GOP.

Gov. Gary Johnson may run for U.S. President as a Libertarian

Concord - Former GOP New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson has been non-existent in the Republican debates, which is why he may give up his bid for the Republican nomination. Instead, Johnson says he may pursue a third-party.

Ron Paul dominates Iowa straw poll, Libertarian Party courts him

Republican presidential candidate Congressman Ron Paul easily defeated his rivals in the Iowa straw poll on Saturday, as the Libertarian Party's leadership began openly pressing Paul to run under their ticket.

Former Libertarian presidential candidate hospitalized

Former 2004 Libertarian Presidential candidate Michael Badnarik has recently been hospitalized after suffering a heart attack on Tuesday morning.

Op-Ed: So Long, 'Party of Principle'

So long, 'Party of Principle' we hardly knew ye. It was a fun ride while it lasted, but it is now time for my fellow lovers of liberty and I to read you your eulogy and be on our way.

Bob Barr May Run As A Libertarian Presidential Candidate

Former Georgia Republican Representative Bob Barr is almost certain to announce his bid for the Libertarian Party's presidential ticket. He will be addressing the Heartland Libertarian Conference in Kansas City, Missouri this weekend.

Dr. Mary Ruwart Enters Libertarian Party Presidential Race

On Friday, March 21, 2008, Dr. Mary J. Ruwart announced her candidacy for the Libertarian Party's presidential nomination. She has a BS in biochemistry and a Ph.D in biophysics from Michigan State University.

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