Author Archives: jakeporter

04 May
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Garrett Byrd Named Campaign Manager

Garrett Byrd has been named Campaign Manager replacing Joseph Howe who recently took over as Libertarian Party of Iowa Chair and is doing a wonderful job. Garrett is a military vet, businessman, and Libertarian activist. He has run for office ...

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18 Apr
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Porter/Gentry 2018

No, Porter/Gentry is not the name of a country band. I have asked Lynne Gentry to run for LT. Governor if I win the Libertarian primary on June 5th. The delegates at a convention will officially make the selection after ...

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03 Apr
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Help Us Get Into The Debates

We need your help to get into the general election debates this year. Iowa Public Television has released the following criteria for inclusion in the 2018 General Election debates: The candidate meets at least four of the following five criteria: ...

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07 Feb
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Porter Wins Libertarian Gubernatorial Caucus Straw Poll

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 Porter Wins Libertarian Gubernatorial Caucus Straw Poll Council Bluffs, IA–While attendance for the caucus was low for all 3 of Iowa’s major parties, the Libertarian Party of Iowa was the only major party ...

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01 Feb
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OpEd: We Shouldn’t Trust The State To Execute People

During this legislative session, there has been renewed discussion of bringing back Iowa’s death penalty which ended in 1965. There are opponents to bringing back the death penalty who have based their opinions on financial and budgetary concerns, opponents who ...

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