For Immediate Release:
Contact: Tony Jones
tonyjonesinri@gmail.com
(401) 206-9194

LPRI Convenes, Endorses Gary Johnson 

The Libertarian Party of Rhode Island (LPRI), the Libertarian Party is America’s third-largest political party who believes in minimum government and maximum freedom, announced the results of the State Convention held this past Saturday in East Greenwich, RI.

A few of the The highlights of the proceedings are as follows:

– Plans are made to achive ballot access for 2012 Libertarian Candidates.  

– Gary Johnson wins the Libertarian Party of Rhode Island Presidential endorsement with 50% of the vote. 40% goes to Carl Person, with 1% voting NOTA (none of the above).

– Delegates and alternates are nominated for the 2012 Libertarian National Convention hosted in Las Vegas, NV May 3rd – 6th

– Longtime Libertarian political activist Mike Rollins (North Providence, RI) is elected state party chair.

More information on the LPRI can be found online @ http://www.LPRI.us
or via Facebook @ http://www.facebook.com/groups/libertarianRI/