Libertarian Party reaches out to fiscal conservative & social liberals

raise_hands_volunteer_copyGeorgia libertarians open party doors to diverse groups. From smaller government – less spending – cut waste tea party types to personal freedom – civil libertarians advocates, the Libertarian Party is a true political “Big Tent”. Here is a report from the AJC.

The Libertarian Party is defined by its socially liberal, fiscally conservative platform. They, like most tea partyers, favor lower taxes and less government spending. But they also support marriage equality and marijuana legalization.

Atlanta Progressive News Interviews Amanda Swafford U.S. Senate Candidate


Amanda Swafford U.S. Senate Candidate

(APN) ATLANTA — Amanda Swafford is the Libertarian candidate for Georgia’s U.S. Senate seat also being sought by Michelle Nunn, the Democratic nominee, and David Perdue, the Republican nominee. Read the APN interview with Swafford. HERE >>>

Georgia Libertarian candidate heads to court over ballot access case

candidates-jeffamasonLibertarian candidate Jeff Amason For Liberty campaign released this statement concerning their law suit over ballot access and the certification of petition signatures.

Atlanta, GA — August 21, 2014
The Fulton County Superior Court will hear the Jeff Amason and Amason for Liberty, Inc. ballot access case on Monday, August 25th at 10:00 AM. The Amason campaign has requested that the Court compel the Elections Office to place Jeff Amason’s name on the November ballot as the Libertarian candidate for the Georgia House of Representatives from District 21. [Read more...]

Public Radio Covers Georgia Libertarian Campaigns

Listen to the report HERE >>>WABE

Republican Gov. Nathan Deal and Democratic challenger state Sen. Jason Carter have taken swipes at each other. But neither has really acknowledged Georgia’s third gubernatorial candidate: Libertarian Andrew HuntWABE 90.1 FM

Libertarian candidate Andrew Hunt is challenging Republican Gov. Nathan Deal and Democratic state Sen. Jason Carter in Georgia’s gubernatorial race.
Credit Andrew Hunt Campaign

A recent InsiderAdvantage poll showed Hunt with 6-7% of the vote. InsiderAdvantage CEO Matt Towery says Hunt’s presence in the race could force Deal and Carter into a runoff. The governor, Towery says, hasn’t polled higher than about 47%. He says Carter has stalled at 43%.


US Senate Candidate Amanda Swafford ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Georgia Libertarian Party candidate for U.S. Senate Amanda Swafford took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and challenged three political party leaders to do the same. 

Libertarian Party of Georgia Chairman Doug Craig

Democratic Party of Georgia Chairman DuBose Porter

Republican Party of Georgia Chairman John Padgett

Up for the Challenge?