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Heartland Newsfeed to begin series on alternative candidates on Monday

(Heartland Newsfeed) — It is no secret that the mainstream media gives way too much news coverage to elected officials and political candidates from the Democratic and Republican parties. We’ve kept coverage to a minimum besides coverage of statehouse affairs in Springfield. We at Heartland Newsfeed strive to avoid the political duopoly More...

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By Jake Leonard On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Green Party’s Jill Stein under investigation for possible Russia collusion, cites NY Post report

WASHINGTON (Heartland Newsfeed) — The Senate is reportedly probing former presidential candidate Jill Stein for possible collusion with Russia. The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee said Monday that More...

By Jake Leonard On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Libertarian Party: Private-sector sexual misconduct punished while politicians let off easy

WASHINGTON (Heartland Newsfeed/Libertarian National Committee) — Sexual misconduct has long been a problem in both the public and private spheres, but today there is a stark difference between intolerance More...

By Jake Leonard On Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Libertarian National Committee chooses Austin as host of 2020 national convention

NEW ORLEANS (Heartland Newsfeed) — The Libertarian National Committee convened in New Orleans, the host of the 2018 national convention, last Sunday to decide the host city of their next national convention. According More...

By Jake Leonard On Friday, December 15th, 2017

Libertarians enter two Maryland Congressional races in 2018

ARNOLD, Md./SHADY SIDE, Md. (Heartland Newsfeed) — Two Libertarians based in Anne Arundel County, Maryland have hopes that distrust and frustration with the Democratic and Republican parties — and of More...

By Jake Leonard On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Libertarian emerges in Wisconsin House race against Democratic incumbent Spreitzer

BELOIT, Wisc. (Heartland Newsfeed) — A Beloit man will be running for the Wisconsin House of Representatives against a Democratic Party incumbent in next year’s general election. According to a story More...

By Jake Leonard On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Libertarian national chairman Nicholas Sarwark running for Phoenix mayor

PHOENIX (Heartland Newsfeed/The Jack News) — Nicholas Sarwark, the chairman of the national Libertarian Party, has thrown his hat into the ring for mayor of Phoenix, America’s fifth-largest city. On Tuesday, More...

By Associated Press On Friday, December 8th, 2017

Former Minnesota governor Pawlenty considering running for Al Franken’s Senate seat

WASHINGTON/ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — In the wake of U.S. Senator Al Franken’s resignation amid sexual harassment allegations, Democrats at home are now scrambling to find a short-term and long-term replacement. Franken More...

By Associated Press On Monday, December 4th, 2017

Former U.S. Representative and presidential candidate John Anderson dies at age 95

CHICAGO (AP) — Former longtime Illinois Rep. John Anderson, who ran for president as an independent in 1980, has died at age 95. The World War II veteran and former prosecutor died Sunday night in Washington, More...

By Jake Leonard On Monday, December 4th, 2017

Elected officials in McLean County face more opposition in 2018

BLOOMINGTON (Heartland Newsfeed) — Elected officials will face an unusually tough road, particularly in McLean County, in the 2018 elections, as 11 of 13 elected county officials have opposition of some form More...