Libertarian Party Becomes First Recognized 3rd Party in History To Reach 500,000

With the declining credibility of the Democrats and Republicans, the Libertarian party has continue to grow in membership. Ballot Access News reports, that surpassing the 500,000 mark makes the party the first non-major party to reach that mark. The Green party and Constitution Party have never broken 400,000 in their years of highest membership, which…

WA Libertarian State Senate Candidate Advances to November Election

Edit: The original article stated that Michelle Darnell beat a Republican in the primary, but she beat an independent. Michelle Darnell, a Libertarian running for Washington’s District 48 Senate seat, received more votes than the Republican candidates allowing her to be one of the two candidates listed on the November ballot. Washington utilizes a Top…

LNC Vice Chair Candidate Jake Porter Announces Iowa Gubernatorial Run

Jake Porter, who announced his candidacy for Libertarian National Committee Vice Chairman in response to current Vice Chair Arvin Vohra’s comments on the military, has announced his campaign for governor of Iowa. “As governor, I would do a detailed analysis of every government department and agency in the state and my recommended budget would first…

LNC Chair Invites Caitlin Jenner To Join LP

With the recent news of the Trump administration’s reinstating the ban on transgender citizens being in the United States military and Caitlin Jenner’s consideration of a California senate run, Libertarian National Committee Chairman Nicholas Sarwark invited the former Olympian to run under the Libertarian Party. The lifelong Republican is currently exploring whether or not she…