MOLP 2015 SEMO District Fair Volunteers Needed. Annually the Missouri LP has a booth at the SEMO District Fair. This year the fair runs from September 12th thru September 19th. The fair is open from 11:00AM to 10:30PM on Saturday September 12th and Sunday September 13th, 1:00PM to 10:30PM on...Read more
Visit our booth at the Missouri State Fair (Aug 13-23, 9 am- 9pm) located in Sedelia, MO. You can find us on the MSF Boulevard just in front of the Boulevard Shops. If you stop by Monday, August 17th or Wednesday, August 19th and just say "I love liberty" you'll...Read more
In a 5-4 ruling today, the US Supreme Court held that the Fourteenth Amendment requires states to license same-sex marriage and recognize those marriages entered into in other states. Libertarian candidates, including the party's 1976 presidential nominee, Roger MacBride, have been bravely calling for marriage equality since long before it...Read more
It's State Fair time again. The Missouri State Fair is the Libertarian Party's number one outreach opportunity. The Fair runs eleven days from Thursday, August 13th through Sunday, August 23rd. The LP is actively seeking volunteers to work at our tent and talk liberty issues with fairgoers. Ron Bream, this...Read more
By Cisse Spragins, Immediate Past Chair The Missouri LP State Convention took place Saturday, April 18 in Columbia, Missouri. The packed agenda started with an informal session wherein past candidates discussed their motivations and experiences running for office, as well as the importance of having as many Libertarian candidates on...Read more
Come to the Missouri LP 2015 State Convention for topics and content you won't get anywhere else (certainly not at your run of the mill political convention)! The full agenda and speaker info is here . Register today !Read more
This article appeared in the Southeast Missourian on 12/30/14. By Rick Vandeven The late, great comedian / philosopher George Carlin wisely quipped that, "bipartisan usually means that a larger-than-usual deception is being carried out". This adage is exemplified by the $1.1 trillion, 1700 page "CRomnibus" brought to us courtesy of...Read more
The events in Saint Louis County and in Ferguson have highlighted a fundamental disconnect between the rights of the citizens and a government that wants to become the master instead of the servant of the people. A government that preys upon its own citizens for more revenue instead of protecting...Read more
We sincerely thank the 28 candidates who carried the Missouri LP banner in Tuesday's election. Results were: State Auditor - Sean O'Toole (3) - 19.7% US Congress 1 - Robb Cunningham (3) - 5.5% US Congress 2 - Bill Slantz (3) - 3.3% US Congress 3 - Steven Hedrick (3)...Read more
by Dr. Cisse Spragins The Missouri LP held an in-person executive committee meeting on September 20th in Jefferson City. At the meeting, the committee voted to spend $1500 for a billboard campaign for the State Auditor's race. The campaign raised an additional $4000 and 10 billboards have gone up around...Read more
While some might describe the tragic events in Ferguson as "anarchy", in reality, the opposite is true. The situation unfolding is not anarchy, rather it is the predictable result of persistent and egregious state intervention on multiple fronts, writ large. The twin atrocities of the racist War on Drugs and...Read more
For Immediate Release In yesterday's primary, a record number of voters requested Libertarian ballots. More than 5654 voters requested Libertarian ballots, up from a previous high of 3916 in 2004. Though numbers of ballots cast by party statewide are not available, estimates based upon the number of votes in the...Read more
The Primary Election is today! Please vote and pull a Libertarian ballot. If you have trouble getting a Libertarian ballot please reply to this message and let us know. Thank you. We recommend a "no" vote on the Right to Farm Amendment and the Transportation Tax Amendment. We recommend a...Read more
By Greg Tlapek Kansas City schools are the poster child for how throwing money at education does not improve results. The Kansas City Public School District closed almost half its schools in 2010. The schools were dysfunctional and had lost more than half their students, according to an article in...Read more
Please remember to vote this Tuesday Aug 5th and pull a Libertarian ballot. If you have trouble obtaining a Libertarian ballot, please contact us or call 877-868-3487. There are five proposed amendments to the Missouri Constitution on the August 5 th Primary Ballot. All of these proposed amendments came...Read more