2016 Program Committee and Annual State Convention

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The 2016 Program Committee meeting will be held on Monday, February 29th, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. (or at the conclusion of the Executive Committee meeting held that same night, if later). The Program Committee meeting is the chance for amendments to be offered to the Maryland Libertarian Party’s Program. Only changes recommended by the Program Committee can be considered by the Central Committee at the Annual Convention.  This meeting will be held at the home of Stuart Simms, 11614 Arden Court, Laurel, MD 20723.

The 2016 Annual Convention of the Libertarian Party of Maryland will be held on Saturday, March 12th at Squire’s Restaurant (upstairs) in Dundalk, Maryland. The convention program will begin at 12:30 p.m. and includes Dee Hodges of the Maryland Taxpayers Association (discussing how the Maryland budget process works, David Boaz, Vice-President of the CATO Institute, on “Reclaiming Freedom”, and Dr. Mary Ruwart on “How Libertarians can roll back big government.” There will be lunch and dinner bookending the State Central Committe’s official business, which includes the nomination of the Chairman and the Executive Board, voting on any motions to amend the State Party Program, the selection of the Maryland delegates to the national Libertarian Party Convention, and nominations for public office, as well as other official business.

The cost is $60 by March 4 (click Donate Now, on right side of webpage, or mail a check to Box 176 address); $70 at the door for full day attendance. Half-day price is $30 by March 4; $35 at the door (before 6:30 pm or after 6:30 pm only). Please notify Bob if you expect to come so that he can provide the restaurant a head count, plus you will receive a pre-printed namebadge. The Central Committee only meeting has no charge to attend.

Here is a link to a flyer with all the details. We hope to see you there!