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LPO Tuesday Talk: Eminent Domain and the Question of “Public Use”

June 23, 2010 by


June 22, 2010 Dear Friend of Liberty, The Libertarian Party of Ohio restates its strong opposition to unnecessary and intrusive government involvement in private lives, as this week marks the five year anniversary of Kelo v City of New London, a contested US Supreme Court decision voted 5-4 that allowed eminent domain to be used […]

LP Monday Message: fun poll, serious issues

June 21, 2010 by


Image via Wikipedia June 21, 2010 Dear Friend of Liberty, Before getting to more serious issues, I’m asking you to take another quick poll on slogans. We picked the top two from our primary poll, and added a new third choice. (Two choices on the ballot just aren’t enough!) Here’s the serious issue: I’m told […]

Libertarians say government shares blame with BP for oil spill

June 18, 2010 by


Image via Wikipedia WASHINGTON – Wes Benedict, executive director of the Libertarian Party, issued the following statement today: “The federal government and BP share the blame for the large oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. “When the CEO of BP appeared at a Congressional hearing yesterday, Republicans and Democrats predictably engaged in finger-pointing and […]

LP Monday Message: Call for candidates, county chairs, T-shirts

June 14, 2010 by


Image via Wikipedia June 14, 2010 Dear Friend of Liberty, We’ve received orders for 478 of the $10 Libertarian T-shirts. One Libertarian candidate ordered 100 shirts! What a great gift for volunteers! The deadline is this Wednesday, so order today. We’re listing over 700 Libertarian candidates here. It’s still not too late in about half […]

LPO Tuesday Talk: Our Own Weekly Update

June 8, 2010 by


June 8, 2010 Dear Friend of Liberty, I am pleased to announce the new weekly message from the LPO, the Tuesday Talk.  The purpose of this weekly update will be to provide you with information on the happenings of the LPO.  Each week, one of our divisions will share current events, helpful information, and news […]

LP Monday Message: New LNC members leading by example

June 8, 2010 by


Image via Wikipedia June 7, 2010 Dear Friend of Liberty, While our recent national convention was a lot of work, I am especially encouraged that well over 500 people attended, when we were only expecting about 400. It was a huge success. Your new Libertarian National Committee officers and representatives are already hard at work […]

Executive Chair of Ohio Libertarian Party Elected to National Position within Libertarian Party

June 2, 2010 by


Image via Wikipedia During the closing day of the Libertarian Party Convention in St. Louis, MO, Kevin Knedler, Chair of the Executive Committee of the Libertarian Party of Ohio, was elected to the Libertarian National Committee as an At-Large member.  Kevin will now assist in shaping the Libertarian Party for the next two years. “Well, […]