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South Florida Libertarians join forces to feed the homeless (December 20, 2014, 09:51 PM)
Karl Dickey at Examiner.com:
On November 9, 2014, the Libertarian Party of Palm Beach County (LP Palm Beach) drafted a resolution to defy a Fort Lauderdale ordinance which stated one needed the city’s permission in order to feed the homeless. LP Palm Beach felt the government had gained too much power when it began arresting residents offering a caring hand, so the political party chose to do something about it.… Read more ...
MI Green Senate Candidate to Be Sentenced for Protesting Kalamazoo Oil Spill (December 20, 2014, 12:43 PM)
From Dave Schwab at Green Party Watch:
Chris Wahmhoff, the Michigan Green Party?s 2014 US Senate candidate, has been found guilty of trespassing and resisting police after sitting in a pipeline under construction to protest Enbridge?s 2010 oil spill, which dumped over a million gallons of tar sands sludge in the Kalamazoo River.… Read more ...
Arizona Green Party is Back on the Ballot (December 20, 2014, 12:33 PM)
From Richard Winger at Ballot Access News:
On December 18, the Arizona Secretary of State notified the Green Party that its petition for qualified status has enough valid signatures. The Green Party had submitted 30,667 signatures, and 84.6% of them (25,951) are valid. Most of the signatures on this petition had been collected to get the party on the ballot in time for the 2014 election, when the requirement was 23,041.… Read more ...
Freedom Socialist Party: Obama?s New Policy Toward Cuba ? The Threat Behind the Opening Door (December 20, 2014, 12:15 PM)
Release from the Freedom Socialist Party national office:
President Obama announced on Wednesday the most sweeping changes in U.S. policy toward Cuba since institution of the embargo over 50 years ago. He characterized the harsh economic sanctions and attempts to isolate the nation diplomatically as a failure of U.S. policy.… Read more ...
December 19, 2014, Salt Lake City, UT ? Governor Gary Johnson, Honorary Chairman of the Our America Initiative, released the following statement regarding easing sanctions on Cuba:
?While reasonable people can disagree about the negotiations that were involved, easing restrictions and opening the door to broader economic and cultural relations with Cuba is the right thing to do ? and long overdue.… Read more ...
Maryland Constitution Party Affiliate Announces Event Featuring Eric Ruark of FAIR (December 19, 2014, 03:05 PM)
The next event for Marylanders for Constitutional Governance, the Official Constitution Party Maryland state affiliate, is Saturday, January 10, 2015, from
Frederick County Public Library
Guest Speaker: Eric Ruark, Director of Research, Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR)
Eric will discuss “The Constitutionality of the President?s Executive Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants”
He is responsible for FAIR?s research publications, as well as educating the public and policy makers on immigration-related issues.… Read more ...
Kelly Gneiting: Our Enemies? Agenda of Anarchy (December 19, 2014, 12:08 PM)
From Kelly Gneiting at the Independent American Party website:
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Green Party Celebrates Reported NY Fracking Ban; Credits Grassroots Movement (December 19, 2014, 11:56 AM)
Press release from the Green Party of New York website:
The Green Party of New York (GPNY) and its recent gubernatorial candidate Howie Hawkins join the chorus of New Yorkers celebrating what appears to be an imminent fracking ban, arising from today?s reports from Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joe Martens and Acting Health Commissioner Howard Zucker.… Read more ...
From Richard Winger at Ballot Access News:
As already noted, Level the Playing Field is the organization that has asked the Federal Election Commission to revise its rules for presidential general election debates. According to the law firm that is representing Level the Playing Field, LPF ?is the successor to Americans Elect.? Also see here.… Read more ...
Free & Equal: Are America?s Elections Rigged? (December 19, 2014, 11:04 AM)
Gary Franchi, anchor of the NextNewsNetwork, investigated the nature of elections in America and if they are indeed tilted to favor establishment candidates and political parties.
Click here or on the image above to watch the report.
?When it comes to filling legislative seats in Washington, unless your name is tagged with a big ?D? for Democrat, or a big ?R? for Republican, you?re often treated like a ?nobody,?? Franchi reported.… Read more ...
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