Public Policy

Libertarian Party of Maryland condemns Governor Hogan’s actions.

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The Libertarian Party of Maryland recognizes the danger of suspending individual liberty.

At the executive board meeting last week, the Libertarian Party of Maryland passed the following resolution.

WHEREAS, the Libertarian Party of Maryland affirms that individuals
have the ability and sole responsibility to evaluate the risks and
consequences of their actions and decisions about their own property; and

WHEREAS, the Libertarian Party of Maryland recognizes the danger of
suspending individual liberty; and

WHEREAS, the First Amendment of the Constitution guarantees the right
of free assembly.

NOW, THEREFORE, the Libertarian Party of Maryland resolves that they
condemn Governor Larry Hogan’s actions in threatening Maryland residents
with fines and misdemeanor charges for engaging in acts of free assembly
and by doing so is infringing on these individual rights.