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Gary Johnson To Speak At Drug Policy Alliance Conference In Los Angeles

October 31, 2011Posted in Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue, Liberty, Marijuana Legalization

October 31, 2011, Santa Fe, NM — Presidential candidate Gary Johnson will be speaking at the Drug Policy Alliance International Conference in Los Angeles this Thursday, November 3. Governor Johnson’s speech will be part of the opening plenary session at… Continue reading »


Yowie and U.S. Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson Host First-Ever Live Unmoderated Online Video Town Hall

Posted in Gov. Gary Johnson, Interview, News

Today Yowie issued the following press release announcing Governor Gary Johnson’s participation in a Wednesday night online video townhall: Yowie and U.S. Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson Host First-Ever Live Unmoderated Online Video Town Hall Gary Johnson first of many political… Continue reading »


Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson Files For New Hampshire Primary

October 28, 2011Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, New Hampshire

October 28, 2011, Manchester, NH — Presidential candidate Gary Johnson today filed for the New Hampshire Republican presidential primary, arriving at 11:15am to formally add his name to the state’s ballot.  “As the first-in-the-nation primary state New Hampshire is an… Continue reading »


Presidential Candiate Gary Johnson To Visit Arizona Oct 27-29

October 26, 2011Posted in Gov. Gary Johnson

October 25, 2011, Santa Fe, NM - Presidential candidate Gary Johnson will visit the Phoenix, Arizona area this upcoming Thursday through Saturday (Oct 27-29) for various fundraising and media events. This trip marks Governor Johnson’s first visit to Arizona during… Continue reading »


Gary Johnson calls 9-9-9 plan an “apologetic, timid step”

October 21, 2011Posted in Blog, FairTax, Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue

October 21, 2011, Santa Fe, NM — In an opinion piece published Friday on the Daily Caller website, former New Mexico governor Gary Johnson has called Herman Cain’s 9-9-9 tax plan an “apologetic, timid step” toward the FAIR Tax Johnson… Continue reading »


Gary Johnson to RNC: Letting news media pre-select presidential field is irresponsible

Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue

October 21, 2011, Santa Fe, NM - In response to several debate exclusions Presidential candidate Gary Johnson sent the following letter to Republican National Committee Chairman, Reince Priebus: “There is one thing about which all Republicans agree:  Our greatest imperative… Continue reading »


Government Picking Winners and Losers = Corruption

Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue, Liberty

From The Huffington Post Government Picking Winners and Losers = Corruption By: Governor Gary Johnson When government tries to pick winners and losers, the inevitable consequence is corruption. Yes, corruption. If not in a legal sense, certainly in a moral… Continue reading »


Gary Johnson pays unannounced visit to Wall Street protest — talks about jobs

October 19, 2011Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue, Job Creation, Liberty, Small Government, Spending, Taxes

October 19, 2011, New York, NY — Presidential candidate Gary Johnson paid an unannounced visit Tuesday night to the Occupy Wall Street protest in New York. Commenting after seeing the protest first-hand, the former New Mexico governor said, “Like many… Continue reading »


Gary Johnson: If 50% Support Legalization, Where Are The Politicians?

October 18, 2011Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue, Liberty, Marijuana Legalization

October 18, 2011, Santa Fe, NM — Presidential candidate Gary Johnson responded Tuesday to a new Gallup poll which found that 50% of Americans support legalizing marijuana by asking: “Where is the political leadership that should be reflecting that common… Continue reading »


Gary Johnson Sends CNN A Letter On Debate Exclusion

October 17, 2011Posted in Blog, Facebook, Gov. Gary Johnson, Nevada, Small Government

October 17, 2011, Santa Fe, NM - In response to being excluded from the October 18th CNN debate Presidential candidate Gary Johnson sent CNN Senior Vice President and Washington Bureau Chief Mr. Sam Fiest the following letter: “Much has been… Continue reading »


Governor Gary Johnson on Special Report with Bret Baier “Center Seat” segment

Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Interview

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Johnson campaign releases “Google them all” web video

October 13, 2011Posted in Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue, Liberty, Small Government, YouTube

October 13, 2011, Santa Fe, NM — Governor Gary Johnson’s presidential campaign has released its latest web video, which encourages viewers to “Google” all the candidates for the Republican nomination and compare their respective records on job creation, controlling spending… Continue reading »


Freedom Watch w/ Judge Napolitano — Oct 11, 2011

October 12, 2011Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Interview, Issue, Liberty, New Hampshire, Spending

‘Pedaling Libertarian Values’ Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com


Salem Patch — ‘Johnson Pedals into Salem’

October 11, 2011Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, New Hampshire, Small Government

From  Salem Patch By  Jake O’Donnell Continuing his week-long bike tour of New Hampshire Tuesday, former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson stopped at Salem shop Cycles Etc. to get some rest on the final day of the tour. Johnson has… Continue reading »


Momentum Builds In New Hampshire

October 10, 2011Posted in Blog, Event, Facebook, Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue, Job Creation, Liberty, New Hampshire, News, Small Government, Spending, Twitter

Gov. Gary Johnson’s momentum builds in the Live Free or Die State as he and supporters roll into Manchester for a national GooglePlus Hangout Townhall at 7 PM (http://www.garyjohnson2012.com/connect/hangouts).


Slate: The Gary Johnson Rule, Remixed

Posted in Blog, Facebook, Gov. Gary Johnson, New Hampshire, News, Twitter

From Dave Weigel, at Slate: Let’s hand it to the Washington Post, Bloomberg, and Dartmouth University: They have figured out a debate invite schematic that goes beyond polls to squeeze Gary Johnson and Buddy Roemer out of tomorrow’s debate. The… Continue reading »


The “Gary Johnson Rule” for debates is alive and well

October 7, 2011Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue, Liberty, New Hampshire

October 7, 2011, Santa Fe, NM — A senior advisor to Governor Gary Johnson’s presidential campaign released the following statement today regarding Governor Johnson’s exclusion from the Bloomberg/Washington Post debate next week in New Hampshire: Ron Nielson, senior advisor, said,… Continue reading »


The Federal Government’s Misguided War On California

Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue, Marijuana Legalization

Op-ed by Governor Gary Johnson from The Daily Caller At least 28,000 people have been killed in drug cartel violence along the Mexican border. The attorney general of the United States is trying to explain why our government knowingly let… Continue reading »


Gary Johnson On Fed Crackdown On Medical Marijuana Dispensaries: DOJ Has Better Things To Do

Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue, Marijuana Legalization

October 7, 2011, Santa Fe, NM — Responding to an announced Department of Justice “crackdown” on California medical marijuana dispensaries, former New Mexico Governor and presidential candidate Gary Johnson today warned that Americans who believe in states rights should be… Continue reading »


Johnson collects miles and tries to win votes on his bicycle in N.H.

October 6, 2011Posted in Blog, Facebook, Gov. Gary Johnson, Interview, New Hampshire

From Boston Globe By Shira Schoenberg MILFORD, N.H. - Wearing a lightning-patterned cycling jersey and black bike shorts, Republican presidential candidate Gary Johnson donned his helmet this afternoon and set off on his bike across New Hampshire. “I’ll ride every… Continue reading »


Johnson Campaign: National Media Snubs Continue

October 5, 2011Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Issue, New Hampshire

If you want to let Bloomberg or The Washington Post know you would like to see Gary Johnson in their debate contact them at release@bloomberg.net or national@washpost.com. October 5, 2011, Manchester, NH — With the announcement by Bloomberg and the… Continue reading »


Johnson adds Concord town hall and State House speech to “Ride for Freedom”

October 4, 2011Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, New Hampshire

October 4, 2011, Manchester, NH — Presidential candidate Gary Johnson’s campaign has added two additional events to Johnson’s upcoming ‘Ride for Freedom’ including an additional town hall and an address to the New Hampshire House of Representatives. Beginning in Milford… Continue reading »


Three New Hampshire State Reps Endorse Gary Johnson For President

Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, New Hampshire

October 4, 2011, Manchester, NH – Three Republican members of the New Hampshire House of Representatives have endorsed former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson for the Republican presidential nomination, Johnson’s campaign announced today.  The Representatives endorsing Johnson are Rep. Kyle… Continue reading »


Gov. Gary Johnson on Freedom Watch, FOX Business - 10/3

October 3, 2011Posted in Blog, FairTax, Foreign Policy, Gov. Gary Johnson, Interview, Issue, Job Creation, Liberty, New Hampshire, News, Small Government, Spending, Taxes, Twitter, YouTube

Gov. Johnson had a great conversation with Judge Napolitano on Freedom Watch:


‘Gary Johnson for President in 2012′

Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, Liberty, New Hampshire, Small Government

From Brentwood Citizens Forum by New Hampshire State Representative Bruce MacMahon: Just wanted to take this moment to make official my endorsement of former New Mexico governor Gary Johnson in the 2012 Republican presidential primary. Governor Johnson has proven himself… Continue reading »


Final Itinerary for Gary Johnson’s Ride for Freedom Released

October 1, 2011Posted in Blog, Gov. Gary Johnson, New Hampshire

Oct, 1 2011, Manchester, NH - Presidential candidate Gary Johnson’s campaign has released the itinerary and details of his upcoming “Ride for Freedom” bicycle tour of New Hampshire. Johnson’s ride will commence Oct. 4 and cover 458 miles over six… Continue reading »