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Outright Libertarian elect new officers

2 Jan
Dear Supporters of LGBT Libertarians:

Let’s welcome our new Outright officers:
Vice Chair: Steven Rodriguez (TN), 
Secretary: Ruth Bennett (AZ), 
Treasurer: Rob Power (NY). 
 On Sunday afternoon, January 13 at 4pm ET, 1pm PT, we’ll 
be having a general membership meeting (virtually — via a Google 
Hangout) to  discuss our priorities such as new active state affiliates 
and identifying  states where same sex marriage might be overturned.  
The link to the  Google Hangout will be posted at 
shortly before the  meeting.

If you have any agenda items, please email our Secretary: 

Ruth Bennett before January 10th.  We still have state
coordinator  slots open, please contact me at the email address below.

If you have any feedback/suggestions regarding the method of 

meeting (if you’re reading this on the web, you should be able to 
join the Google Hangout, but if you must join by phone, tell us), 
please email our Treasurer, Rob Power.

In Liberty,
Angela Keaton
Outright Libertarians

Ruth Bennett, Tim Hagan elected

6 May

Former Colorado and Washington state party chair Ruth Bennett, who served as the 2012 convention director, was elected Secretary of the Libertarian National Committee. Ms. Bennett is also vice chair of Outright Libertarians. Ms. Bennett lives in Arizona.

Tim Hagan was elected Treasurer. Mr. Hagan is an electrical engineer in Nevada.

R. Lee Wrights elected vice chair

6 May

Texas Libertarian R. Lee Wrights, life partner of Dr. Mary Ruwart and owner of the website, won vice chair, after campaigning for and not winning Chair, Vice Presidential nominee and Presidential nominee. Secretary will require a second ballot, with a run off between current chair Alica Mattson and convention director Ruth Bennett. Ms. Bennett is the only openly gay candidate for an officer position, though there are others running for at large seats.