007: Run! A Candidate Training Seminar – Finishing the Race

In 2010, the Libertarian Party of Indiana held a candidate training seminar entitled Run! This portion is on the final days of the campaign by Ryan Liedtky. View the video series at http://youtu.be/2nvfIlxBW8A. Listen and Download here: CTFinishingTheRaceLiedtky.mp3 Tweet

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006: Run! A Candidate Training Seminar – Announcing the Race

In 2010, the Libertarian Party of Indiana held a candidate training seminar entitled Run! This is portion is on media relations with Sean Shepard. View the video series at http://youtu.be/2nvfIlxBW8A. Listen and Download here: CTAnnouncingtheRaceShepard.mp3 Tweet

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005: Run! A Candidate Training Seminar – Funding the Race

In 2010, the Libertarian Party of Indiana held a candidate training seminar entitled Run! This portion is about fundraising by former Marion County Chairman Tim Maguire. View the video series at http://youtu.be/2nvfIlxBW8A. Listen and Download here: CTFundingtheRaceMaguire.mp3 Tweet

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004: Run! A Candidate Training Seminar – Avoiding Penalties

In 2010, the Libertarian Party of Indiana held a candidate training seminar entitled Run! This portion is about campaign finance by Mark Rutherford and Todd Singer. View the video series at http://youtu.be/2nvfIlxBW8A. Listen and Download here: CTAvoidingPenalties.mp3 Tweet

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003: Run! A Candidate Training Seminar – Maintaining Momentum

In 2010, the Libertarian Party of Indiana held a candidate training seminar entitled Run! This portion is presented by Ed Angleton, a candidate for House in 2008. View the video series at http://youtu.be/2nvfIlxBW8A. Listen and Download here: CTMaintainingMomentumAngleton.mp3 Tweet

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002: Run! A Candidate Training Seminar – Beginning the Race

In 2010, the Libertarian Party of Indiana held a candidate training seminar entitled Run! This portion is on beginning your race with Mike Kole, former LPIN SOS candidate. View the video series at http://youtu.be/2nvfIlxBW8A. CTBeginningtheRaceKole.mp3 Tweet

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001: Run! A Candidate Training Seminar – Intro

In 2010, the Libertarian Party of Indiana held a candidate training seminar entitled Run! This is the intro by State Chair Sam Goldstein and Executive Director Chris Spangle. View the video series at http://youtu.be/2nvfIlxBW8A. Listen and Download here: CTIntro.mp3 Tweet

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How libertarianism Helps the Poor

For most libertarians, their first stumbling block to the philosophy was how those in need will receive assistance. Even those that count themselves as party founders still probably get a little hot flash of anger when someone calls them “heartless” or “selfish.” Libertarians are usually driven to the philosophy of non-intervention because they’ve witnessed first-hand how a government program, policy, or regulation is negatively affecting their community and they want to make a change. Matt Zwolinski has written a great article at the Daily Caller entitled, “How libertarianism Helps the Poor.” When I tell people that I work for the Libertarian Party, I often hear: “Everybody knows that libertarians are greedy capitalists who favor the maximization of profit above all else. “Taxation is theft!” they cry, but the exploitation of the working classes fails to elicit any similar moral outrage. Libertarians, everybody knows, care about the rich to the utter neglect of the poor and vulnerable.” Zwolinski’s article gives 3 fantastic rebuttals to this notion. 1. “The first mistake is to believe the government when it claims that its policies are intended … Continue reading

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