Jul 17 2011

Veteran Louisiana Journalist Criticizes Veto of Bill Allowing Independent Candidates to Use “Independent” Label on Ballot

Source: Ballot Access News

On July 17, Jim Beam, who has been covering Louisiana politics and government for 40 years, wrote a column criticizing Governor Bobby Jindal for vetoing the bill that lets independent candidates use the label “independent”. Read more »

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Jul 17 2011

A Troubling Disrespect for Religious Toleration by Anthony Gregory

Source: Libertarian Party (LP.org)

If there is any American principle I have taken for granted since I was a little boy, it is freedom of religion. And indeed, this is one area where the United States comes close to living up to its professed values. Most of the world has state-sanctioned religions and churches. In the United States, ever since the American Revolution and even before, the doctrines of religious liberty have animated the nation’s political ideals. Read more »

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