Update: Photos from the convention!
Kansas City, Missouri
April 4th--Meet the Candidates and Speakers Dinner
April 5th--Heartland Libertarian Convention
- Lodging is not included with registration.
- Registration and convention credentials are required to enter all convention sessions (except the State Committee meetings on Saturday afternoon).
- Paid registration is valid for all convention sessions
- Meals are not included with registration. However, most breakfast and lunch menu items at the Lakeside Restaurant (inside the Intrigue Park Place Hotel) are $10.00 or less.
- Former U.S. Congressman Bob Barr
- LP National Volunteer Coordinator Austin Petersen
- Missouri Libertarian Party Chairman Glenn Nielsen
- Kansas Libertarian Party Chairman Rob Hodgkinson
- Libertarian Party National Secretary Bob Sullentrup
- 2004 Libertarian Party Nominee for President Michael Badnarik
- Sharon Harris, President of the Advocates for Self-Government
- Mark Rutherford, ATLAS!LIBERTY Leadership Team, former Chair Indiana Libertarian Party, Chairman of the Indiana Public Defenders' Commission
- Gary Nolan: Talk Show Host on "93.9 The Eagle" in Columbia, MO; Former Libertarian Presidential Candidate
- Chris Bennett - Libertarian Candidate for Vice President
- Bill Redpath - Chairman of the Libertarian National Committee
2008 Libertarian Presidential Candidates' Debate
One of the major debates among the top contenders for the LP nomination for President*
*another debate will take place at the LP national convention in May
- George Phillies (confirmed)
- Wayne Allyn Root (confirmed)
- Christine Smith (confirmed)
- Michael Jingozian (confirmed)
- Dr. Mary J. Ruwart (confirmed)
- Sen. Mike Gravel (confirmed)
Panel discussion/forum of elected Libertarians
Learn how they campaigned and WON and what it takes to serve in elected office--from those who are doing it!
- Springfield, MO City Councilman Doug Burlison
- St. Joseph, MO City Councilman Mike Bozarth
- Salina, KS School Board Member Mike Wilson
More speakers to be added soon.
For general questions, media inquiries, for information on setting up a display booth, or for information about advertising during the convention, contact Mike Ferguson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tune in to KCXL (1140 am in Liberty, MO) or KCTO (1160 am in Olathe, KS) to listen to the Presidential candidates debate on Saturday, April 5th from 10:00 to 11:30 am (central) followed by a special post-debate program from 11:30 to 12:00. You can also listen live online at kcxl.com.
Co-sponsored by the Cass County Libertarian Party, the Kansas Libertarian Party, and the Missouri Libertarian Party