Livingston County Michigan Libertarians

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  • Liberty musician Jordan Page plans next album

    By: Donna

    Liberty musician Jordan Page plans next album

    Jordan Page, a liberty minded Singer/Songwriter, is campaigning to finance his next album, which has a tentative release date of May 31st, 2013 and a subsequent tour to follow. Page, a prominent voice in the Liberty Movement, has headlined in dozens of political events, including sharing the stage with Congressman Ron Paul 15 times. Page […]

    Libertarian response to Obama’s 2013 address

    By: Donna

    Libertarian response to Obama’s 2013 address

    Carla Howell, executive director for the Libertarian National Committee, delivered the Libertarian Party’s response to President Barack Obama’s 2013 State of the Union address. Here is the Libertarian response: In his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama proposes policies that make things worse for the economy and worse for Americans: Higher government spending, […]

    Rand Paul responds to state of union address

    By: Donna

    Rand Paul responds to state of union address

    Kentucky senator Rand Paul gave a video response to President Obama’s recent state of the union address. Paul, speaking on behalf of the Tea Party Express, began by attacking Obama for borrowing “$50,000 a second” and calling for a balanced budget amendment. “Big government’s not your friend,” he stated. “The president offers you free stuff, […]

    Michigan Supreme Court Rules Against Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

    By: Donna

    Michigan Supreme Court Rules Against Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

    The Michigan Supreme Court ruled on Friday February 8th that the state can shutter medical marijuana dispensaries under the guidelines provided by public nuisance laws. Press release explains and praises ruling Following is a press release from the Michigan Attorney General’s office, explaining and praising the ruling: Attorney General Bill Schuette praised a significant ruling […]

    Pacifism versus private gun ownership

    By: Donna

    Pacifism versus private gun ownership

    Scotty Boman, Michigan libertarian and peace activist, recently wrote an opinion editorial regarding pacifism versus private gun ownership. “In the course of attending meetings, rallies, and protests, I have noticed confusion by some anti-war activists who favor laws designed to prohibit, or severely limit, private gun ownership,” said Boman. “Some have suggested that it is […]

    New officers elected to Livingston Libertarian leadership

    By: Donna

    New officers elected to Livingston Libertarian leadership

    Two new officers were elected at the Livingston Libertarians’ meeting on Thursday February 7th. Veteran member Rodger Young is the new Political Director of the Livingston County Libertarian party. Young’s advice will be valuable, to the party, as he  received 25% of the vote when running for County Commissioner last November. Newer member Jeff Wood […]

    Michigan Libertarian Party Vows to Fight Snyder Road Plan

    By: Donna

    Michigan Libertarian Party Vows to Fight Snyder Road Plan

    Michigan State Libertarian Party Chairperson says, “Lansing is stuck in a ‘cycle of failure.’” At Governor Rick Snyder’s State of the State speech last week, he laid out his plan for Michigan’s crumbling roads. His plan includes asking the legislature to approve a $1 billion infrastructure initiative, with taxpayers footing the bill. While his plan has stunned […]

    Special election announced for District 5 County Commissioner

    By: Donna

    Special election announced for District 5 County Commissioner

    There will be a special election in August for the Livingston County Commissioner for the 5th district. This position became open when Republican Jay Drick, re-elected to the seat in November 2012, announced his plans to resign in order to accept an appointment as District Court magistrate. The commissioners are required by law to appoint […]

    Homeschooling offers freedoms for Libertarians

    By: Donna

    Homeschooling offers freedoms for Libertarians

    Homeschooling is very popular among those with libertarian beliefs. After all, the public school teachers, especially in Michigan, are overwhelmingly big-party Democrats due to unionization. Many of them often incorporate their politics into their lesson plans. My family was very successful with homeschooling. Both my son and duaghter received full scholarships to state colleges based […]

    Candidates announced for Livingston Libertarians February election

    By: Donna

    Candidates announced for Livingston Libertarians February election

    The Livingston Libertarians will elect officers at their February 7th meeting. All members can vote for the officers as long as they have a state or national Libertarian Party membership and are in good standing. At the January meeting, the following candidates discussed their interest in the positions: 1)      Chairperson: Pam Sanderson, who is the […]

    Michael Brennan will run as Libertarian if special election is held

    By: Donna

    Michael Brennan will run as Libertarian if special election is held

    The Livingston Libertarians voted to support new member Michael Brennan as County Commissioner candidate for District 5 if Livingston County decides to hold a special election in the coming months. This decision was made at the January 3rd monthly social meeting of the Livingston Libertarians after party members caucused and discussed the options. During this […]

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