LP Says Obama has Screwed the Pooch with Muslim Countries

I’m eternally on the LP newsletter, having been a card carrying member at one point, and active in the Texas LP when I ran a friend for the legislature. Excuses aside, found this nugget in the letter today about the bombing of Libya: "While the justifications...

Guy McClendon on Ron Paul and the LP Dilemma

Guy McClendon from the Texas State Libertarian Committee had some interesting points on the dilemma American Libertarians face due to Ron Paul’s presidential run: The LP’s big problem is that our LP Nat’l Convention is in May 2008, and the Republican Convention...

Two Interesting Technorati Things

Hey – check it out. Ron Paul is one of the most searched things on Technorati – this is a great sign for us Libertarians. Top Searches youtube sarkozy galilea montijo myspace ron paul paris hilton joost mario lopez authority shoppero Update: even better,...

Girl on Girl Action!

This is the kind of pr0n LPers look at. This came from the LPRadicals...

Interesting Demographic Factoid

The word Libertarian in the following factoid tripped my Google Alert on the topic, but it’s an interesting nugget to store away: Nearly half of all Connecticut voters (45%) are registered Independant whlie only one-third are registered Democrat. (This would...

Third Party Explanations

Hey folks. It’s a holiday weekend, and you probably won’t do much reading today, so just to keep you busy over the weekend, here’s a load of links that I found interesting. Check em’ out! /rizzn Short term political action links:...

Milton Friedman, a Leading Economist, Dies at 94

As a libertarian, Mr. Friedman advocated legalizing drugs and generally opposed public education and the state’s power to license doctors, automobile drivers and others. He was criticized for those views, but he stood by them, arguing that prohibiting,...

An Interesting Selection of Quotes

I found an interesting series of quotes. Perhaps I’ll be able to tie them all together into a cogent article with a theme, but don’t count on it. More than likely, Smokey will come up with a smart-ass theme that will be common to all the quotes after it...

Bill Redpath of the LP Speaks Out

November 14, 2006 FROM THE LIBERTARIAN PARTY:Dear Libertarian, The days after Election Day are never a fun time for Libertarians. Let’s face it, we work as hard as we can over a long period of time all for one single day, and when the votes have been cast and...

Target G.O.P.: At Last, a Libertarian Party Strategy

Sean Galt of the Broward LPers sent this to me a couple weeks ago. I pass it along to you. http://www.ncc-1776.org/tle1997/le970601-01.htmlBy L. Neil Smith lneil@lneilsmith.org Exclusive to The Libertarian Enterprise Americans could have a free country again —...

A Message from the LP-Texas Chair

Fellow supporter of Liberty, Before much time passes, I want to share with you my candid impressions of Tuesdays results, concerns that I have, and future plans. Generally, the elections results were a dramatic boost to the Libertarian Party of Texas:- It is...

Silence of the Lambs: More post-election roundup from an LPer

I know I talked a bunch about this yesterday, but I’m going to talk a bunch about it today, as well. Well, not so much talk about it but quote other people. There is a buzz on the Libertarian effect on the nation’s election results, as is evidenced by an...

I'm Surrounded by Jackasses

… in other words – post election feelings. I had a conversation with Smokie yesterday morning, as I was combing through the Texas returns… and I was feeling more and more down in the dumps about our results. None of the nation-wide campaigns I had...

Libertarian Victories…

Karl Dickey is running unopposed for Florida Senate, and I just got his invitation to his victory party in Deerfield Beach, right by my Florida beachhouse. If you’re not doing anything and are in the area, my Floridian Rizznites, go check it out! Karl Dickey for...

Libertarians File for Redistricted Congressional Seats

AUSTIN – August 24, 2006 – Tomorrow, James Arthur Strohm will file to run as a Libertarian in Texas Congressional District 21, and BarbaraCunningham will file to run as a Libertarian in Texas CongressionalDistrict 25. The candidates or their...

Flag Descration: Amendment Failed

An attempt to amend the U.S. Constitution to allow Congress to prohibit acts of desecration to the American Flag failed to secure the 67 votes necessary to send it to the states for ratification. In my view, this is the crux of what true freedom of speech means. It...

2006 Texas Libertarian Party Convention Wrap-Up

Howdy, Rizznites! Alright, I’m sipping on a beer, responding to emails, and returning the 78 voicemails I received over the weekend, and it’s close to 4:30 in the afternoon. Hopefully this whole week won’t be shot to snot completely. It’s...

Tired Rizzn Update

Hey there everyone. I’ve got two quick things to talk about… I’ll go into more detail later this week. First of all, I want to say that I had a great time this weekend, if not an exhausting time. I attended the Texas Libertarian Party Convention down...

Frank Gonzalez is a Dummy

[Rizzn’s Note: Frank Gonzalez is running for congress on the Democratic ticket down in South Florida. He has been courting the libertarian vote pretty heavily, but recently, his true colors have been showing, as he has repeatedly insulted the party chair in...