Colorado Convention 2018

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2018 Libertarian Party of Colorado Convention
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Convention
Dates: March 23-25, 2018
Location: Thornton
Venue: Doubletree By Hilton
Media
Website: Website
Facebook: Facebook
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The 2018 Libertarian Party of Colorado Convention was the annual convention for the Libertarian Party of Colorado. It was held on March 23 through March 25 2018, at the Doubletree By Hilton in Thornton, Colorado.[1]

Overview

The convention consisted of amendment proposals to the bylaws and constitution of the Libertarian Party of Colorado. Delegates elected board officers for the positions of Vice Chair, Outreach Director, Records Director, Regions Director, Communications Director, Campaigns Director, Membership Director, Legislative Director, Treasurer, and Fundraising Director.[2]

Delegates also confirmed nominees to run as candidates of the Libertarian Party of Colorado in the 2018 US midterm elections.

The Libertarian Party of Colorado chose 34 convention delegates to represent the state of Colorado at the 2018 National Convention in New Orleans.[3]

Guest speakers at the convention included Larry Sharpe, LNC Chair Nicholas Sarwark[4], and Senator Laura Ebke.[5]

Board Elections

10 out of 11 Libertarian Party of Colorado Board Officer positions were up for election. All candidates were selected by approval voting via standing vote.

None of the Above was a nominee for all positions.[6]

LPCO Vice Chair

Marc Montoni was elected.

Treasurer

John Hjersman was elected.

Regions Director

Steve Gallant was elected.

Campaigns Director

Nominees

Bruce Griffith was elected.

Outreach Director

Kevin Gulbranson was elected.

Membership Director

Matthew DiGiallonardo was elected.

Communications Director

Lance Cayko was elected.

Records Director

Mike Spalding was elected.

Legislative Director

Michael Stapleton was elected.

Fundraising Director

Roger Barris was elected.

Candidates for the 2018 US Elections

Main Article: 2018 Libertarian Party of Colorado Candidates

The following individuals have been nominated to run as the Libertarian Party of Colorado's nominees in the 2018 United States Mid Term elections.

Nominated

2018 United States House of Representatives- Colorado
House District 1 Raymon Doane
House District 2 Roger Barris
House District 3 Gaylon Kent
House District 4 Bruce Griffith
House District 6 Kat Martin
2018 Colorado Executive Branch Candidates
Governor Scott Helker
Lieutenant Governor Michele Poague
Secretary of State Bennett Rutledge
Treasurer Raymon Doane
Attorney General Bill Robinson
2018 Colorado Senate Candidates
District 2 Caleb Bollander
District 3 John Pickerill
District 15 John Keil
District 16 James Edward Gilman
District 20 Charles Messick
District 24 Donald Osborn
2018 Colorado House of Representatives & Other Races
Jeff Wilson Colorado House District 30[7]
Kim Tavendale Colorado House District 33[8]
Tom Kelly Colorado House District 50[9]
Kevin Gulbranson Colorado House District 56
James Treibert University of Colorado Regent, At-large[10]
Eric Mulder Arapahoe County Sheriff[11]
Christopher Marston Washington County Sheriff[12]

References

  1. https://www.facebook.com/events/1780099185628580/
  2. http://www.lpcolorado.org/constitution
  3. http://hq.lp.org/pipermail/lnc-business/attachments/20180121/d7f726ce/attachment-0001.pdf
  4. http://www.lpcolorado.org/2018conv?utm_campaign=convcall2018&utm_medium=email&utm_source=lpcolorado
  5. http://store.lpcolorado.org/2018-state-convention-ticket.html
  6. http://www.lpcolorado.org/constitution
  7. https://www.facebook.com/Jeff4Ward2/posts/571165723219889
  8. http://tracer.sos.colorado.gov/PublicSite/SearchPages/CandidateSearch.aspx
  9. http://www.greeleytribune.com/news/local/libertarian-political-science-professor-to-run-for-colorado-house-district-50-in-2018/
  10. http://tracer.sos.colorado.gov/PublicSite/SearchPages/CandidateDetail.aspx?SeqID=40460
  11. https://www.facebook.com/MulderForSheriff/
  12. https://www.facebook.com/pg/Marston4sheriff/about/?ref=page_internal