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June 13, 2017

Glenwood City Councilman Changes Voter Registration To Libertarian

Yesterday, Glenwood City Councilman Jeremy Rodman changed his voter registration and joined over 9,000 Libertarian Party of Iowa registered voters. You can join Jeremy and change […]
May 25, 2017

Valuing Our Supporters

As Libertarians, we believe that the only legitimate purpose of government is to protect its citizens from coercion and violence.  Defending citizenry from external aggression can […]
April 26, 2017

LPIA Executive Director On Simon Conway WHO 1040

Libertarian Party of Iowa Executive Director Jake Porter was on the Simon Conway program to discuss the medical marijuana bill. Interview starts at about 16 minutes.
April 23, 2017

LPIA State Chair Responds To Legislative Bill

When I first became aware of the passage of the cannabidiol bill in our legislature yesterday, I was immediately conflicted. I decided to give it time […]
April 7, 2017

LPIA Releases Resolution In Response To Actions In Syria

Whereas The United States Constitution places the authority to declare war within the delegated duties of congress. Whereas The War Powers Act specifies the powers of […]
March 25, 2017

2017 State Convention Coverage

8:24 am – The 2017 Iowa Libertarian Party convention is beginning. This post will be updated throughout the day with information, interviews, and other items of […]
March 25, 2017

Libertarian Party Convention Starts with a Social Event

The first major event of the newest political party in Iowa was held on Friday, March 24, 2017. It was the Libertarian Party’s pre-convention social event, […]
March 8, 2017

Executive Director’s March Progress Report

On February 1, I took over as Executive Director for the Libertarian Party of Iowa.  I could not be more pleased with the progress we have […]
February 16, 2017

80% of Iowans Support Medical Marijuana But Legislature Stalls

A new Des Moines Register/Mediacom poll has found that 80% of Iowans support allowing sick Iowans the ability to use medical marijuana in the state.  This […]
February 11, 2017

Daily Nonpareil:Libertarians set to become official political party in Iowa

More and more people seem to be in agreement as membership in the party has skyrocketed in just five years, according to Council Bluffs resident Jake […]
March 25, 2017

2017 State Convention Coverage

8:24 am – The 2017 Iowa Libertarian Party convention is beginning. This post will be updated throughout the day with information, interviews, and other items of […]
March 25, 2017

Libertarian Party Convention Starts with a Social Event

The first major event of the newest political party in Iowa was held on Friday, March 24, 2017. It was the Libertarian Party’s pre-convention social event, […]
February 3, 2017

Join the Party – Go Libertarian

What a year! And it is only one month old! From major policy shifts at the national level to funding battles at the state level to opportunities […]
January 15, 2017

Libertarian Response to Condition of the State Speech

The LPIA’s response to the governor’s 2017 Condition of the State speech is now available for viewing here. A transcript of the speech is below: Hello, […]
January 12, 2017

Stay tuned for announcements – Act now to help LPIA grow

Iowa’s legislative session has begun for 2017. What do you think of it? Share your reactions and solutions for problems facing the state at the Polk County […]
January 1, 2017

It’s a New Year

The 87th General Assembly begins January 9, 2017. No Libertarian will be in the Iowa legislature this time, but we invite you to share your opinions […]
December 30, 2016

2017 LPIA Convention Speaker Announced

The LPIA has announced Larry Sharpe will be the keynote speaker at the party’s convention on March 25, 2017. The convention will be held at the […]
December 28, 2016

Special Election – Senate District 45

A special election was held on December 27, 2016, to fill the Iowa Senate seat left vacant by the death of Joe Seng. District 45 is […]
December 7, 2016

It’s Official – LPIA Eligible for Party Status

County supervisors across Iowa have certified the votes cast in their counties, and on December 5, 2016, the Secretary of State released the results.  Here is […]