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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...]
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 Hunt. WABE 90.1 FM
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%.
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?
From: The Libertarian Party of Georgia -
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...]