War on Drugs leads to gun smuggling nightmare [LP.ORG]

March 9, 2011 Contact: Wes Benedict, Executive Director E-mail: wes.benedict@lp.org Phone: 202-333-0008 ext. 222 War on Drugs leads to gun smuggling nightmare WASHINGTON – According to CBS, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has been involved in undercover operations to smuggle high-powered weapons into Mexico, probably as some sort of tracking […]

LP USA to Washington: Stop Meddling In Egyptian Affairs

February 4, 2011 Contact: Wes Benedict, Executive Director E-mail: wes.benedict@lp.org Phone: 202-333-0008 ext. 222 America should stop interfering in Egypt WASHINGTON – Libertarian Party Chair Mark Hinkle released the following statement today: “Media reports tell us that the Obama administration is heavily involved in the current crisis in Egypt. It shouldn’t be. “Personally, my sympathies […]

Libertarians: Tea Party betrayed by tiny Republican budget cuts [LP.ORG]

February 3, 2011 Contact: Wes Benedict, Executive Director E-mail: wes.benedict@lp.org Phone: 202-333-0008 ext. 222 Libertarians: Tea Party betrayed by tiny Republican budget cuts WASHINGTON – According to The Hill, House Republicans have just announced that they will seek appropriations for the rest of 2011 that are $32 billion below current spending levels. LP Chair Mark […]

A Message From The Libertarian Party Of Texas

Greetings!   AUSTIN- Yesterday Texas SB 139 by Sen. Wentworth, Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting, was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Affairs.   The Chair of the Committee is Robert Duncan, the Vice-Chair is Robert Deuell. The members are: Rodney Ellis, Troy Fraser, Joan Huffman, Mike […]