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Delaware DOJ Calls Validating Libertarian Ballot Access “Waste” of State Resources

The 1600 registered member strong Libertarian Party of Delaware has legally obtained ballot access, but is struggling to get the State of Delaware to...

Judge Opens the Door for Third Party Candidates in Georgia

On March 18, U.S. District judge Richard Story struck down part of Georgia's stringent ballot access law requiring third party candidates to collect an enormous...

Libertarian Party Obtains Ballot Access in Okla. for First Time Since...

The Libertarian Party just scored a major victory in its quest to fulfill candidate Gary Johnson's promise that the party will be on the ballot...

New Data: Libertarian Party Registrations Rising

According to a recent Gallup poll and a report from Ballot Access News, the libertarian movement is not only gaining in popularity but is...

California Resolution Would Provide for a Nonpartisan “Public Ballot” Option for...

(Sacramento, CA) – Assemblymember Kristin Olsen (R-Modesto), State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres), and the Independent Voter Project jointly announce the filing of resolution ACR...

Illinois Libertarian Party Wins Ballot Access Fight in Federal Court

The Libertarian Party of Illinois has won a battle in the state-by-state fight to repeal laws preventing the rise of a viable third party...

Libertarian Party of Maine Files Suit Seeking Recognized Party Status, Ballot...

The Libertarian Party of Maine filed a federal lawsuit on January 4 seeking official recognition as a party on Maine's election ballots. Truth in Media...

Maine Sec. of State Rejects Libertarian Party’s Application for Ballot Access

Maine Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap's office announced on Dec. 9 that the Libertarian Party is not considered a qualified party for ballot access. State law...

Fearing Trump Indie Run, State GOP Leaders Mull Tying Party Loyalty...

State-level Republican party leaders in Virginia and North Carolina are reportedly considering requiring GOP presidential candidates to sign a party loyalty oath in order...

Federal Court: Tennessee Ballot Access Law Unfairly Burdens Third Parties

A July 2 decision by the US Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit in a suit brought by Tennessee's Green and Constitution parties has rendered...

OK GOP Governor Signs Bill Making Third-Party Ballot Access Easier

"Today marks an important milestone in Oklahoma history — a day in which the state Legislature and governor not only acknowledged the harmful nature...

Judge Allows NH Libertarians’ Court Challenge To Proceed

The Libertarian Party can proceed with its challenge to a New Hampshire law that the group claims could prevent its candidates from getting on...
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Third Party Success: Candidate Only Spent $36 on Campaign

  Bob Healey, who ran for Governor of Rhode Island on the Moderate Party ticket, only spent $36 on his entire campaign. According to Ballot Access...

Congressional candidate Mark Wichern says, “I want to expose the Federal...

Mark Wichern is running for public office in Florida's 1st congressional district. According to his campaign website, Mark started his small business with only "$500 in his...

Exclusive Interview: Alaska Constitution Party Candidate To Appear on Governor Ballot

  Alaskan voters will have another option for governor this November. For the first-time ever, the Alaskan Constitution Party will have a gubernatorial candidate on...

Ballot Access Petition Signers were intimidated by gun-wielding private investigator Hired...

Over at the Chicago Sun-Times, there is a story about election challenges that is particularly disturbing. Apparently people who sign third-party candidates including Libertarian and...

Lawsuit Could Put Libertarian Party on Ballot in TN Governor’s Race

In Tennessee, 53-year-old ballot access laws place significant and unique burdens on independent parties, thus limiting their ability to be recognized on the ballot. As...

Double Standard in Alabama: Both Major Parties Miss Ballot Deadlines But...

  The ballots of two counties in Alabama could be missing both Republican and Democrat candidates after both parties missed the deadline to certify their...

Libertarian Candidate Makes Ballot, Not Debate

The Libertarian Party candidate for U.S. Senate in Virginia will be on the ballot this fall, but Robert Sarvis is not invited to debate...

Libertarian Party has recruited candidates for each of the state’s 11...

For the first time in history, the Libertarian Party in Virginia has recruited candidates for each of the state’s 11 congressional districts. In addition to...

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