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Libertarian Sarvis censored from Virginia debates

25 Jul
Libertarian candidate for the U.S. Senate in Virginia, Robert Sarvis, has qualified to be on this year’s ballot alongside Democrat Mark Warner and Republican Ed Gillespie.



The first debate is being hosted by the Virginia Bar Association on Saturday, July 26th. Although there are only three candidates on the ballot, Robert Sarvis has again been excluded from debating his opponents. (See http://hamptonroads.com/2014/06/va-libertarian-makes-us-senate-ballot-blocked-debate)

Please use the phone numbers, email addresses and social media addresses below to contact the debate host, the Virginia Bar Association, and the moderator, Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour (the show will livestream the event), to politely ask them to invite Robert Sarvis to the debate.

Also, please share this event on Facebook/Twitter and invite your Facebook friends to help build support.

CONTACT INFORMATION:
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Virginia Bar Association

http://vba.org/
https://twitter.com/VABarAssn
https://www.facebook.com/VaBarAssn
http://www.youtube.com/user/VirginiaBarAssoc
804-644-0041
thevba@vba.org
Contact information for invididual VBA leadership: https://m360.vba.org/GroupDetail.aspx?id=25127

Judy Woodruff

https://twitter.com/JudyWoodruff

PBS NewsHour

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/
https://twitter.com/NewsHour
https://www.facebook.com/newshour
https://plus.google.com/+PBSNewsHour/posts
http://www.youtube.com/user/PBSNewsHour
703-998-2138
pbsnewshourmail@gmail.com

RESOURCES:
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VBA Debate Announcement:
http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Debate-Tradition-Continues-–VBA-Summer-Meeting.html?soid=1108302653785&aid=0LKypZN_4qo

Washington Post: “Va. Libertarian Sarvis joins Senate ballot” – 6/26/2014
http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/virginia-politics/va-libertarian-sarvis-joins-senate-ballot/2014/06/26/100629fc-fd77-11e3-8176-f2c941cf35f1_story.html

PilotOnline.com: “Va. Libertarian makes U.S. Senate ballot but not debate” – 6/26/2014
http://hamptonroads.com/2014/06/va-libertarian-makes-us-senate-ballot-blocked-debate

Ballot Access News: “Robert Sarvis Showing was Best Gubernatorial Showing for a Minor Party Candidate in the South Since 1970” – 11/6/2013
http://www.ballot-access.org/2013/11/robert-sarvis-showing-was-best-gubernatorial-showing-for-a-minor-party-candidate-in-the-south-since-1970/

Robert Sarvis:

http://robertsarvis.com/


https://www.facebook.com/RobertSarvisVA


https://twitter.com/RobertSarvisVA


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Sarvis