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Libertarians call for more finance industry freedom

April 30, 2010 by


Image via Wikipedia WASHINGTON – Libertarian Party Executive Director Wes Benedict issued the following statement today, regarding the financial regulation legislation in Congress: “The Libertarian Party opposes the legislation currently in Congress. Instead of removing harmful regulations that reduce competition, create winners and losers, and stifle the choices of consumers and financial firms, this legislation […]

Third Frontier: More About Fiction than Science…

April 29, 2010 by


Written by: Bill Yarbrough, Libertarian candidate  for State Senate, 3rd District, OH. In response to the Dispatch editorial of April 6, 2010 in favor of Issue 1, it’s time the numbers be put into perspective.  Ohio is expected to have at least a $7 billion budget gap this next cycle, and we’re expected to add […]

How Libertarians can balance Congress

April 28, 2010 by


Most voters know they don't want to keep doing the same thing, but what difference can one person make? A lot, if all of those people who want change actually do it.

Seriously, these words were from a Senator?

April 27, 2010 by


Image via Wikipedia “They’re buying something from you, and you are betting against it. And you want people to trust you. I wouldn’t trust you,” Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich told Blankfein. This coming from a 30 year member of Congress, when 78% of Americans say most members of Congress are more interested in helping their […]

Welcome To My World, From The Democrat

April 27, 2010 by


I'm the brother of the author of the Welcome to my world post and our stories are strangely similar but for one important difference; I was a Democrat.

Freedom of Expression? F#CK YEA!

April 27, 2010 by


Image via Wikipedia In my continuing discussion of the Libertarian Party platform, today I will be discussing section 1.1, Expression and Communication.  The views expressed in this blog are my own, and should not be taken as official Libertarian Party views. “1.1    Expression and Communication We support full freedom of expression and oppose government censorship, […]

LP Monday Message: Don’t Blame Immigrants

April 26, 2010 by


The Libertarian Party has a long history of defending immigration. Our website has an article discussing immigration. I think that if there's a problem with massive illegal immigration, then one of the best solutions is to make legal immigration easier.