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Subject: Libertarian Party FAQ: Basic Information
This article was archived around: 5 Sep 2002 09:12:55 GMT
The Libertarian Party is the third-largest political party in the
United States, running candidates for public office at all levels of
government. The LP supports individual liberties, the free market,
less government, lower taxes, and a non-interventionist foreign
This FAQ tells how to get more information about the LP, how to
contact the LP online, and how to become a member.
GETTING AN INFORMATION PACKET
To receive a free information packet in the mail, call 800-682-1776
and leave your name, address, and telephone number, or send this
information in a message to "email@example.com".
GETTING INFORMATION VIA THE WORLD-WIDE WEB
The Libertarian Party maintains a WWW site at:
The following URLs may be useful for people seeking or creating links to
* information from LP state affiliates
* candidates for public office
* the national LP Program
* the national LP Platform
* articles from LP News
LIBERTARIAN PARTY NATIONAL OFFICE
The Libertarian Party maintains a national office in Washington, DC.
Contact this office for questions about membership, changes of
address, and publications and other materials available for purchase.
Libertarian Party E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
2600 Virginia Ave. NW, Suite 100 Voice: 202-333-0008
Washington, DC 20037 Fax: 202-333-0072
LIBERTARIAN PARTY NEWS
"Libertarian Party NEWS" (LP News) is the monthly newspaper of the LP.
For editorial matters, letters to the editor, and advertising information
Libertarian Party News E-Mail: Bill.Winter@hq.lp.org
Bill Winter, Editor Voice: 508-820-7340
2600 Virginia Ave,, NW, Suite 100 Fax: 202-333-0072
Washington, DC 20037
To subscribe to LP News, see "membership form" below. For change of
address or to renew your subscription, contact the national office or
use the forms at:
To become a dues-paying member of the Libertarian Party or subscribe
to LP News, use the online form at:
Or you may print out, fill in, and return the following form together
with $25 (or you may charge your dues to a credit card by providing
that information on the form).
Membership includes a subscription to LP News.
City_________________________________ State_____ Zip___________
Phone (home)______________________ (work)______________________
__ Yes, I want to join the Libertarian Party.
The Libertarian Party is the Party of Principle. To publicly affirm
what we believe -- and to ensure that our party never strays from our
principles -- we ask our members to proudly sign this statement:
I do not believe in or advocate the initiation of force as a means
of achieving political or social goals.
[signature required for membership only]
__ I do not want to join as a member at this time, but please
sign me up as a subscriber to LP News.
Please enclose a check or money order (no corporate checks please)
for $25 payable to "Libertarian Party", or provide the following
information to authorize billing to your credit card:
[ ] Visa [ ] Mastercard [ ] AmEx [ ] Discover
Account #_____________________________ Exp. Date______________
[signature for credit card payment]
Send this form and payment to:
2600 Virginia Avenue NW, Suite 100
Washington, DC 20037
(Government Mandated Notices: The Federal Election Commission requires
political committees to report the name, mailing address, and occupation
and name of employer for each individual whose contributions aggregate
in excess of $200 in a calendar year. The IRS requires us to print
"contributions are not tax-deductible" on all fundraising appeals.)