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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 […]
March 30, 2010

The Rich Can’t Pay For ObamaCare

Alan Reynolds at The Cato Institute launched this scathing attack on the funding mechanism for Obama’s new health care legislation in the New York Times.  The article […]
March 30, 2010

Indiana’s 5th District Republican Primary – Brose McVey and a Constitutional Convention Should Scare You

The Republican Primary is coming up and there are some interesting candidates in the field who desire to unseat long-serving 5th District Congressman Dan Burton. Certainly, […]
March 30, 2010

Libertarian Party of Indiana Leadership Appears on Abdul in the Morning

State Chairman Sam Goldstein, Executive Director Chris Spangle, and Hamilton County Chairman Mike Kole appeared recently on Abdul in the Morning to discuss the importance of […]
March 30, 2010

Notice: Libertarian Party of Indiana Bylaw changes due April 16th

Changes to the Libertarian Party of Indiana Bylaws are brought to the floor of the annual convention each year. If there are any bylaw change proposals, […]
March 30, 2010

Nominations for Libertarian Party of Indiana Awards are Now Open

Every year we recognize the hard work and passion of those involved in growing the party. Awards are presented at the Libertarian Party of Indiana convention […]
March 29, 2010

The Real Cost of An Employee

CNN.com has posted this great article on their website that discusses in no uncertain terms the true cost of an employee to a business.  When all […]
September 13, 2012

Family business of 40 years fights eminent domain by Ball State

Ball State University has recently voted to use eminent domain to seize the private property of Hiatt Printing to build the McKinley Commons, a $25.9 million hotel, […]
September 13, 2012

Gov. Gary Johnson Releases Statement Regarding Libya Attack

Governor Gary Johnson released the following statement regarding the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Libya: It is tragic when Americans serving their country are murdered, […]
September 12, 2012

Video of the Day: Reason TV – Libertarian Party Candidate Gary Johnson on Voting Libertarian For One Election

“There are a lot more people in this country that describe themselves as libertarian than vote libertarian,” says Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson. “You are a libertarian. […]
September 12, 2012

Support Rupert’s Campaign at Bowling with Rupert: Fort Wayne

Join Rupert for a fun filled night of bowling at Georgetown Bowl in Fort Wayne. $25 per person or $100 for 5 (save $25). To Register, or to […]

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