All posts by Chris Dixon

Chris Dixon

About Chris Dixon

Chris Dixon is a libertarian-leaning Independent, and former Androscoggin County Co-Coordinator of the Ron Paul 2012 presidential campaign.

After Associated Press nominated Hillary Clinton, Maine Democrat Party chair safe to endorse her

The Democratic Party has been undergoing a heated primary for months now between establishment favorite Hillary Clinton and grassroots favorite United States Senator Bernie Sanders. Beyond the standard tug-of-war between the top and the bottom of a party power structure, there has been a battle over superdelegates. In the Democratic Party, the superdelegates a special […]

Libertarian Party presidential candidate Gary Johnson open to pardoning Edward Snowden

The political climate in America in recent memory has never been so open minded. The Libertarian Party in the last election landed around one percent in the presidential race, with former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson showing himself to be an attractive alternate to Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama. In the time since, third […]

Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol’s Never Trump secret weapon is underwhelming

The #NeverTrump movement has become quite vocal in the last few months. As the Republican primary continued forward, it became increasingly clear who the frontrunner was. Senator Rand Paul, the leading libertarian in the race, dropped out. Social conservative hero Dr. Ben Carson dropped out. Original establishment favorite Jeb Bush and the rising star Senator […]

Gary Johnson wins Libertarian Party presidential nomination

It’s official: The Libertarian Party has a presidential candidate. Gary Johnson won today at the Libertarian Party’s National Convention On the first ballot, Johnson missed the majority by less than a percentage point, at 49.514%. On the second round balloting however, Johnson secured victory. The Libertarian Party has enjoyed an unprecedented level of attention this […]