My fellow, beloved Utahns, I’m grateful to PBS Utah for the opportunity to call upon you as friends and neighbors so that we may rise together to liberate Utah’s Second Congressional District.
In 2020, we celebrate the first Libertarian member of Congress, Representative Justin Amash of Michigan. Libertarians are also celebrating our first woman candidate for President, Dr. Joanne Jorgensen of South Carolina.
The Libertarian Party’s platform sets a goal of a world set free in our lifetime.
I’ll co-sponsor the Fair Representation Act to bring about gerrymander-proof and spoiler-proof elections for every American. I’ll also sponsor legislation to authorize the use of democratic lotteries — that would be both election-free and voting-free —whether for state houses of representatives, county commissions, or city councils.
In his classic essay, The Road to Serfdom, F.A. Hayek warned us not just of the dangers of centralized control over our social and economic lives, but also of the authoritarian mindset that sees nothing wrong with this control.
By voting different, you deny power to those who want to make decisions for you and your loved ones.