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?

 

Militarization of Police – Lessons Learned in Ferguson, Mo.

From: The Libertarian Party of Georgia -

Police Shooting MissouriThe August 2014 shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. has once again fanned the flames of anger, frustration and outrage by yet another community in America.

Across the nation the public is witnessing the militarization of our police and the increased awareness of excessive force, shootings and killing of innocent people. While we wait for the shooting investigation to unfold, the Libertarian Party offers insight into the matter.

Doug Craig chairman of the Libertarian Party of Georgia said the state should reexamine law enforcement practices and the militarization of local police force. [Read more...]

Libertarians in Columbus Georgia Monday 8/11

 

chatt valleyLibertarian candidate and activists networking in Columbus, Georgia

Monday, August 11th, 2014 – 6:00 PM- 7:00 PM
NAACP presents Moral Monday Georgia in Columbus, GA
3111 Citizens Way Columbus, GA 31906
Dr. Andrew Hunt will first be on The Ranger Joe’s God & Country talk show from 5:00-6:00 PM with Lakesha Stringer & Nate Sanderson.  The station is WRCG am1420.
The Libertarian Party of the Chattahoochee Valley will be present to speak on the need for decriminalizing marijuana in Georgia and the disparities in race dealing with the arrests for this victimless ‘crime’. Chairman Daniel Thomas will address the crowd.  Andrew Hunt will be present and walking through the crowd to talk directly to individuals.
The Libertarian Party of the Chattahoochee Valley will then be moving along with Andrew to Country’s Barbecue at Main Street.  We hope for many to gather there with us to discover Dr. Andrew Hunt and his stance on issues.  Feel free to have a meal, beer, or other refreshment from the always delicious Country’s BBQ.
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Tuesday, August 12, 20014 -Monthly Meeting on Liberty for All Featuring
James Bell Director of Georgia C.A.R.E. (Campaign For Access Reform & Education) will speak on the efforts to reform Georgia’s marijuana laws. www.gacareproject.com

TED METZ, A Brief History of Healthcare

Georgia Libertarian candidate for Insurance Commissioner Ted Metz gives a brief history of healthcare in America.

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Marijuana – Time to Legalize

Libertarians: Yes to Marijuana Legalization – The time has come
marijuana-leafJuly 30, 2014 – Atlanta GA: As marijuana (cannabis) continues to make headline news, Georgia Libertarians say it’s time to reform Georgia’s marijuana laws.

 
In July, Washington became the second state in the nation to legalize cannabis (marijuana) for recreational use following Colorado’s move just six months ago. Nearly half of the states have some form of medical marijuana laws and a growing number of states have lessened the penalties for possession. The New York Times has generated a fresh debate by coming out in support of legalization and Libertarian Party of Georgia’s gubernatorial candidate Andrew Hunt said as governor he would sign marijuana reform legislation.
So is Georgia ready to consider such a move?

 
YES – says Libertarian Party of Georgia chairman Doug Craig. [Read more...]