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Federal Appeals Court Dismisses Challenge To Commission On Presidential Debates

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A Federal Appeals Court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by Gary Johnson and Jill Stein regarding their exclusion from Presidential debates.

Third Party Candidates Excluded From Presidential, Vice-Presidential Debate

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Once again, the debate commission controlled by the two major parties is excluding third-party candidates from the Presidential debates.

Despite Historic Success, Gary Johnson Struggles To Qualify For Presidential Debates

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Gary Johnson is doing better than any third-party candidate in twenty years, but that doesn’t mean he’s likely to get an invitation to the upcoming Presidential debates.

Gary Johnson Opens Mouth, Inserts Foot

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Libertarian Party Presidential candidate Gary Johnson doesn’t get much national press attention, and it doesn’t help when he flubs an answer like he did this morning.

Presidential Debate Schedule Announced

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The Commission on Presidential Debates has announced the dates and venues for this fall’s Presidential and Vice-Presidential debates: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will participate in three general election debates from September through October, according to the schedule released Thursday by the nonpartisan organization that sponsors the debates. The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) announced […]

Gary Johnson Hits 12% In Latest Fox News Poll

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Libertarian Party Presidential nominee Gary Johnson is doing quite well in the polls, when pollsters bother to include him.

Gary Johnson Selected As Libertarian Nominee For President

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For the second election cycle in a row, and after a contentious floor fight, former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson is the Libertarian Party’s nominee for President.

Hoping For A Breakthrough, Libertarians Meet In Orlando To Pick A Nominee

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With Republicans in Trump-induced disarray, Libertarians are meeting to pick their nominee and the hope that 2016 could be the year their party finally gets the attention it has craved for four decades.

A Romney Critic’s Case Against Obama

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Mitt Romney is a deeply flawed candidate, but that doesn’t mean the President is any better.

Libertarian Gary Johnson Files Suit To Gain Access To Presidential Debates

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Libertarian Party Presidential candidate Gary Johnson has filed suit against the Commission on Presidential Debates for their refusal to include him in the upcoming Presidential debates: Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson has filed a lawsuit to win a spot in the presidential debates that start in Denver on Oct. 3. It’s unlikely that he will […]

A Foreign Policy Of Self-Interested Non-Interventionism

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With Mitt Romney and Barack Obama basically saying the same things about foreign policy, it’s time to take a look at an alternative.

Gary Johnson: Spoiler?

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The Libertarian Party’s Presidential candidate could prove decisive in determining who wins the Electoral College.

Perhaps Arizona Isn’t In Play After All

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Back in April, I made note of polls (here and here) that seemed to suggest that Arizona, which hasn’t gone for a Democrat since Bill Clinton in 1996 (and then only by the slimmest of margins and due in large part to Ross Perot’s presence on the ballot) might be a state that Barack Obama […]

Gary Johnson Wins Libertarian Party Nomination For President

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The Libertarian Party has chosen another former Republican politician as their Presidential nominee.

Gary Johnson At 6% In New National Poll?

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Buzzfeed points to a new national poll from Public Policy Polling that has surprised some people in the level of support it shows for Gary Johnson, former Governor of New Mexico, and current candidate for the Libertarian Party’s Presidential Nomination: As much as this number pleases me as a Gary Johnson fan, I find myself […]

Gary Johnson Leaves GOP, Declares For Libertarian Party Nomination

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Gary Johnson’s quest is quixotic, but interesting nonetheless.

Gary Johnson To Leave GOP Race, Run For Libertarian Party Nomination

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Gary Johnson is jumping ship.

Report: Gary Johnson To Leave GOP Race, Join Libertarian Party

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There have been rumors circulating for a month or so now that former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson was considering leaving the Republican race for the Presidency, where he’s been virtually ignored, and run for the Libertarian Party nomination instead. Now, it appears that may be closer to reality: Former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson […]

Gary Johnson May Seek Libertarian Nomination

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Feeling abandoned by the Republican Party, former New Mexico governor Gary Johnson is weighing a Libertarian Party bid for president.

Gary Johnson Files Complaints With FEC, FCC Over Debate Exclusion

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Gary Johnson is right to be upset that he’s been excluded from debates, but he shouldn’t get the government involved.

Republicans Bash Obama For Doing What Bush Wanted To Do In Iraq

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President Obama is being attacking from the right for following through on a policy decision made by his Republican predecessor.

Gary Johnson: Don’t Dismiss Occupy Wall Street

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Reason’s Mike Riggs summarizes some interesting  comments made by former New Mexico Governor and current Republican Presidential candidate Gary Johnson made this afternoon during a conference call with bloggers: Corporatism exists in this country. it is real and alive. There is a real awareness [of this] right at the moment that makes change in this […]

Once Again, Romney Wins And Perry Falters In GOP Debate

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Last night’s Republican debate is likely to raise more questions about Rick Perry in the minds of voters.

Gary Johnson Invited to Florida Debate

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Two-term New Mexico governor finally gets to share the stage with Herman Cain.

Gary Johnson: Paranoia About Sharia Law Is Ridiculous

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Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson doesn’t think much of his fellow candidate Herman Cain’s obsession with Muslims and Sharia Law: Herman Cain’s reluctance to appoint Muslims to positions of power and concerns about Sharia law in the U.S. is ridiculous said, Gary Johnson, who’s also not impressed with the Atlanta businessman’s grasp of foreign […]

Gary Johnson Calls Traditional Marriage Pledge “Offensive And Unrepublican”

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Count former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson as a no on the “traditional marriage” pledge put out by Iowa “pro-family” group The Family Leader: July 9, 2011, Las Vegas, Nevada – Presidential candidate and former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson charged today in a formal statement through his campaign that the Family Leader “pledge” Republican […]

New Hampshire Poll: Romney 35% Bachmann 12% Rest Of The Field In Single Digits

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Mitt Romney continues to hold a comfortable lead in New Hampshire, but Michele Bachmann is now the one in second place: Former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney continues to lead a field of Republican presidential candidates, according to the latest WMUR Granite State Poll conducted by the University of New Hampshire Survey Center. Seven hundred seventy-three […]

Gary Johnson: I Didn’t Create A Single Job, Entrepreneurs Did

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Gary Johnson is not your typical politician, and his response today to a National Review article praising his job creation record as Governor of New Mexico is a very good example of that fact: Presidential candidate Gary Johnson took a slightly unorthodox approach regarding job creation on Thursday. “I didn’t create a single job,” said […]

Gary Johnson Answers All The Questions Asked At The Debate He Wasn’t Invited To

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Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson wasn’t invited to Monday’s debate in New Hampshire for completely arbitrary reasons that I objected to, along with others. However, he put together a YouTube video where he gave his answer to all the substantive questions that were asked: A creative response to an unfair decision, I must say. […]

Gary Johnson Excluded From June 13th New Hampshire Debate

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Is it appropriate for news organizations to decide that the people don’t need to hear from certain political candidates?

Republican Field Not Weak As You Think

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The GOP doesn’t have a charismatic superstar waiting in the wings. That’s okay.

Willie Nelson Endorses Gary Johnson – No, Dennis Kucinich – For President

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Willie Nelson is torn between Gary Johnson and Dennis Kucinich.

The First GOP Debate: Clash Of The Pygmies

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Last night’s Presidential Debate in South Carolina was interesting, but, in the end, not very important.

Gary Johnson: Yea, I Inhaled. Two Years Ago, Actually.

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What will Republicans think of a candidate for President who admitted to smoking marijuana as recently as two years ago?

Gary Johnson: 2012’s Ron Paul

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He’s the darkest of dark horses right now, but Gary Johnson stands as the heir apparent to Ron Paul’s surprisingly energetic 2008 run for the GOP nomination.

Romney, Huckabee, Palin Lead GOP Field For 2012

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Despite votes in the 2010 contest still being counted, polls for 2012 are already pouring out. They’re largely meaningless.

Gary Johnson To Launch Presidential Bid In February?

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Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson To Launch Presidential Bid In February?

Newt Gingrich for President?

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Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich considers himself among the top Republican prospects for the 2012 presidential election