Feb 23 2013

Libertarian Party Lawsuit Over Bequest Left to Party May be Aided by Recent U.S. Supreme Court Action

Source: Ballot Access News

On February 19, the U.S. Supreme Court said it will hear McCutcheon v Federal Election Commission, the case in which the Republican Party and a resident of Alabama argue that federal law, limiting the amount of money an individual may donate to all federal campaigns in any two-year period, is unconstitutional. The Alabama resident wants to donate to dozens of Republicans running for Congress, or else to donate to the Read more »

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Feb 23 2013

Pennsylvania Greens Petition to Get on Ballot for Special Legislative Election

Source: Ballot Access News

Pennsylvania will hold a special election on May 7, to fill the vacant State House seat, 95th district, in York. In Pennsylvania, parties that polled enough votes in the last election to meet the state’s definition of “political party” nominate by convention and their nominee is put on the ballot automatically.

In November 2012, there had only been two candidates on the ballot, a Democrat who got Read more »

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Feb 23 2013

New Ballot Access Improvement Bills Expected Early Next Week

Source: Ballot Access News

A ballot access improvement bill is expected to be introduced in North Carolina on Monday, February 25. It will reduce the number of signatures for newly-qualifying parties and independent candidates.

In Alabama, State Senator Cam Ward (R-Alabaster) e-mails that he has introduced a similar bill in his state, although it still isn’t on the state legislature’s web page. Read more »

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Feb 23 2013

Constitution Party “Calls Upon the President and Congress to Terminate U.S. Membership in U.N.”

Source: Independent Political Report

The following is the text of an email from Constitution Party National Chairman Frank Fluckiger, sent out to CP supporters and members today:

The Constitution Party calls “upon the President, and Congress, to terminate United States membership in the United Nations, and its subsidiary organizations, and terminate U.S. participation in all so-called U.N. peace keeping operations …” Read more »

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Feb 23 2013

Judge Gray: Our Grandchildren Are Bankrupt

Source: Independent Political Report

Here is the newest column from James Gray. It will be published on Sunday in the Daily Pilot newspaper, which is distributed to a few cities in Orange County with the Los Angeles Times, under the heading “It’s a Gray Area”.

THE FUNCTIONAL LIBERTARIAN
February 21, 2013

Our Grandchildren Are Bankrupt Read more »

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