|Posted on April 14, 2010 at 12:55 AM|
Florida Libertarians are expecting a vote, are working on, or are preparing around several coalitions and initiatives. All have been approved by the LP Florida for candidate and activist use.
Libertarians have helped formulate or are actively supporting:...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 27, 2010 at 3:25 AM|
|Posted on August 23, 2009 at 10:00 AM|
Orlando, August 9--The Ron Paul "Campaign for Liberty" or C4L met in Florida where over 1500 fans set the following legislative agenda ( SEE: http://www.campaignforliberty.com/event/2009florida.php ;):
>Health Care Freedom Amendment (HJR 37)
>Florida Firearms Freedom Act (HB 21)
>State Sovereignty Memorial (HM 19)
The proposed Florida Hea...Read Full Post »
|Posted on August 14, 2009 at 12:00 PM|
Dr. Ralph Swanson, in his study, says "Get to Work"!
(Update of previous story) Pierson & St Petersburg, Florida--Grand Old Man and crusty Libertarian leader Ralph Swanson says he has finished research on several potential Libertarian interest amendments...Read Full Post »
|Posted on May 5, 2009 at 10:11 PM|
In 2005 Libertarians and Democrats formed a coalition (http://www.ERCPinellas.org) in Florida to create better ballot fairness. One issue was fairer districts, and now a website is up so you can take action. Please take a moment at... http://www.fairdistrictsflorida.org/splash.php to sign the electronic petition and find out more.
|Posted on October 28, 2008 at 3:45 PM|
Libertarians have helped form broad coalitions driving election reform in Florida. Efforts have driven many improvements that led to a smoother election, easier regular party observation, public brainstorms, and work on spreading election options such as proportional representation. See http://www.ERCPinellas.org for the latest, or discuss in our F...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 18, 1999 at 9:17 AM|
In 1984 MG and Ralph Swanson called an activist's meeting and pointed out that with the initiative process the LPF had all it needed to develop a pro-Libertarian constituency (through petition contact) and implement Libertarian policies. This turned into a party wide discussion on how to fight Florida's draconian ballot laws, that made third party candidacies basically impossible. This in turn made getting on appointive boards very difficult, as we were not seen as repr...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 18, 1996 at 10:27 AM|
Facing a block in the courts, Florida Libertarians began meeting with representatives of over 30 community coalitions to bring a petition to the people foir fair ballots.
Florida Case LawLIBERTARIAN PARTY OF FLA. v. SMITH, 665 So.2d 1119 (Fla.App. 1 Dist. 1996)No. 95-547.January 4, 1996.
Appellants, the Libertarian Party of Florida, its executive committee, and a Libertarian candida...Read Full Post »