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April 25, 2010

LPIN Podcast: Mike Wherry LPIN Candidate for Secretary of State

Delegates to the annual Libertarian Party of Indiana State Convention have nominated Mike Wherry as their 2010 candidate for Secretary of State. The SOS race is […]
April 23, 2010

NOTICE: A Cheat Sheet for 2010 Candidate Forms. What’s a CFA 1 Anyways?

This legal jargon may sound intimidating, but it amounts to less than 15 minutes of filling out simple forms to place you on the Indiana ballot […]
April 22, 2010

“After-Hours” with all Hoosier Libertarians

Attention Libertarians from around the State!  Join libertarian advocates from across Indiana for some casual libertarian fun! April is the month of Libertarian Conventions, and Indianapolis […]
April 21, 2010

NYT and CBS conduct national poll of Tea Party Supporters

A national survey of tea party supporters conducted by the New York Times and CBS News has yielded some interesting results.  Despite the overarching narrative that the […]
April 21, 2010

Google posts top-level view of Government Requests Online

Google has started to post a top level view of all the requests that they receive from world governments to either edit their content or to […]
April 19, 2010

LPIN Podcast: State Chair Sam Goldstein on upcoming state convention

The second-most important event in the LPIN’s annual calendar, the state convention, approaches. Delegates from all across the state meet to do the business of nominating […]
April 16, 2010

Don’t Get Mad, Get Even!

My 11th grade history once told my class that we have an illusion of power when it comes to our government. He said “You all will follow my instructions because I am the teacher, and I have the illusion of power. But there are 30 strong individuals in front of me, and you could easily ignore or overtake me at any moment. But you don’t, because you think I control you or you are too afraid of the consequences.”
April 14, 2010

The Money Tree

They say that money doesn’t grow on trees. That’s true. It grows in banks. I’m not talking about compounding interest either. I’m talking about creation of […]
April 14, 2010

What Value, Tea Partiers?

When not being denigrated as ‘teabaggers’, when not painted with a broad brush by focusing on the nuts any group has, the Tea Partiers can bring […]
April 14, 2010

John Stossel on Libertarianism

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April 13, 2010

Running as a Libertarian? A mandatory read! We’ve got all the help you need.

I have a fantastic problem. The LPIN has so many candidates that have stepped forward in the last two months, it has overwhelmed our staff. We […]
April 12, 2010

Don’t Force It…

One of the basic tenets of Libertarian thought involves the non-initiation of force. Over the years, I’ve had a lot of people tell me that while […]
April 9, 2010

A Constitutional Convention Can Do…What?

The tiny percentage of us who’ve actually read any constitution, federal or state, know very well that all levels of our government operate in violation of these proven, fundamental, once-cherished and now-ignored laws. So it’s no surprise that most of us sense a problem with the state of our union. It’s similarly predictable that most of us misdiagnose the problem and then promote bad ideas as a cure.
April 8, 2010

Gun Laws: Who’s Afraid of Paul Helmke?

Maybe Steven Covey, the business guru, was talking about Indiana when he said, "The way we see the problem is the problem." The new "Guns at Work" law exemplifies such political myopia in extremis.
April 5, 2010

Policing for Profit- The Abuse of Civil Asset Forfeiture

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April 2, 2010

Convention Early Bird Discount Extended until Monday!

We’re extending the Libertarian Party of Indiana Convention early bird discount just a couple more days for anyone that might have waited just a little too […]
April 1, 2010

Video: Constitutionality of Health Care Law

Judge Andrew Napalitano discusses why the Federal government cannot direct State-raised tax dollars, and why this is a power grab by the Federal government. [youtube]A_Pyamzl988[/youtube]
April 1, 2010

Why The Secretary of State Race Matters

It may come as a surprise to newer Libertarians that in Indiana, the Secretary of State (SOS) race is the most important in the four year cycle.
March 31, 2010

Don’t Just Say “No”

Voters! You must step back and look at the big picture. You must look at the actions and not the words of our current one party […]
March 30, 2010

Interesting Battle Brewing Over Eminent Domain

The government practice of eminent domain, the forceful seizure of land by the government under the auspices of “highest and best use”, has been  the bane of many […]
September 8, 2012

Video of the Day: Joe Ruiz interview, Libertarian US House Candidate Indiana 2nd District

9/3/2012 (Monday), interview hosted by Thomas w/ libertarianprogressive.com – w/ Joe Ruiz – a Libertarian candidate who is running for the US House of Representatives in […]
September 6, 2012

LPIN Podcast Season 2 – 011: Joe Ruiz for Congress, District 2

Congressional District 2 candidate Joe Ruiz discusses his philosophy of government and updates us on his campaign.  
September 6, 2012

Video of the Day: Wrapping Rupert’s RV

Here is a video of the RV getting wrapped! Rupert for Governor RV Wrap provided by Green Sign Co. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I2OBD9NQsYA&hd=1[/youtube]
September 5, 2012

Video of the Day: Bart Gadau at the Owen County Tea Party

Bart Gadau at the Owen County Tea Party – 7/21/2012 [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E5Ke-3gmMNw[/youtube]

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