Archive for July, 2006

Joe Reports from Portland (Day 2, Part 7)

Sunday, July 2nd, 2006

The Following Report was submitted by Joe Magyer from this weekend’s Libertarian National Convention in Portland, Oregon. Joe is covering the event for Third Party Watch and we’ll be posting his dispatches as they’re received.

DAY 2 / Part Seven ————————————————————

The Chair’s debate begins in 5 minutes, so I suppose I’m going [...]

Joe Reporting from Portland (Day 2, Part 6)

Sunday, July 2nd, 2006

The Following Report was submitted by Joe Magyer from this weekend’s Libertarian National Convention in Portland, Oregon. Joe is covering the event for Third Party Watch and we’ll be posting his dispatches as they’re received.

DAY 2 / Part Six ————————————————————

I was feeling kind of burned out, so I opted to go [...]

Joe Reporting from Portland (Day 2, Part 5)

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

The Following Report was submitted by Joe Magyer from this weekend’s Libertarian National Convention in Portland, Oregon. Joe is covering the event for Third Party Watch and we’ll be posting his dispatches as they’re received.

DAY 2 / Part Five ————————————————————

There was a motion to consolidate planks on the ballot. Long [...]

Joe Reporting from Portland (Day 2, Part 4)

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

The Following Report was submitted by Joe Magyer from this weekend’s Libertarian National Convention in Portland, Oregon. Joe is covering the event for Third Party Watch and we’ll be posting his dispatches as they’re received.

DAY 2 / Part Four ————————————————————

I grabbed a bag lunch and am now watching the speaker’s session. [...]

Joe Reporting from Portland (Day 2, Part 3)

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

The Following Report was submitted by Joe Magyer from this weekend’s Libertarian National Convention in Portland, Oregon. Joe is covering the event for Third Party Watch and we’ll be posting his dispatches as they’re received.

DAY 2 / Part Three ————————————————————

I observe that Carl Misted looks like Mick Jagger, minus the dancing [...]

Joe Reporting from Portland (Day 2, Part 2)

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

The Following Report was submitted by Joe Magyer from this weekend’s Libertarian National Convention in Portland, Oregon. Joe is covering the event for Third Party Watch and we’ll be posting his dispatches as they’re received.

DAY 2 / Part Two ————————————————————

Whew! I have been slammed up here tallying votes for the [...]

Joe Reporting from Portland (Day 2, Part 1)

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

The Following Report was submitted by Joe Magyer from this weekend’s Libertarian National Convention in Portland, Oregon. Joe is covering the event for Third Party Watch and we’ll be posting his dispatches as they’re received.

DAY 2 / Part One ————————————————————

Unfortunately, I did not catch much of the Opening Reception on Friday [...]

Tim West’s New Platform Reform Video

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

This weekend’s convention in Portland promises to be a pivotal battle for the LP Reformers. Along those lines, Tim West has just posted a new video that argues in favor of reforming the Libertarian Platform into something that candidates can more easily run and win with.

The Video’s Description: Just one example of how our [...]

Joe Reporting from Portland (Day 1, Part 3)

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

The Following Report was submitted by Joe Magyer from this weekend’s Libertarian National Convention in Portland, Oregon. Joe is covering the event for Third Party Watch and we’ll be posting his dispatches as they’re received.

DAY 1 / Part Three ————————————————————

Success! I found a terribly overpriced bar downstairs and helped myself [...]

Joe Reporting from Portland (Day 1, Part 2)

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

The Following Report was submitted by Joe Magyer from this weekend’s Libertarian National Convention in Portland, Oregon. Joe is covering the event for Third Party Watch and we’ll be posting his dispatches as they’re received.

DAY 1 / Part Two ————————————————————

Scratch the burgers and beer. Turns out there is quite a [...]