Document:Colorado CLipBoard November 1986

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CLiPboard Nov., 1986

COLORADO LIBERTARIAN CALENDER

On Jan 22nd there will be a meeting for Libertarian affiliates of Boulder County._ The meeting's at 7: 00 P. M. Contact Penn Pfiffner for details.

February, Yes, February, 1987... on the 19th there will be a similar aff i 1 iates meeting at 7: 00 P. M. for Adams County. · Again see Penn for details.

You can schedule a viewing or Marshall Fritz's videotape "Introduction to Libertarianism. u You would be welcome to bring friends. Call first, Rob H~rzfeld at ~33-~433 or 591-7474 to schedule a time and date. Note that this is in Colorado SPRINGS.

Dwight Filley is having a letter writing get together on the 4th Tues, November 25th . Call 322-2689 for details. This will be somewhat of a party -brainstorming session BYOB & food.

He has had 4 letters printed by the Denver Post & Rocky Mountain News, one of which was printed in the speakout section. Keep up the good work Dusi g ht.

Dagny Sharon, will be in Ft. Margaret at Publisher of a Libertarian yellow pages Collins on Th-anks9iving weekend. Talk 1-484-8184 for more info. in to Calif. Mary

Dec 8. In Ft. Mary Margrets Collins there will be a pot luck dinner. house, 1317 Lakewood Drive, 3 blocks south This is of City at Park


Ave. & W. Elizabeth intersection. Phone 484-8184. Dinner starts at Time is 6: 00 p. m. and the party starts at 7 : 00 p. m.

Christmas party Dec 10th at Betty & Bob Hurts house. 1456 Fillmore st.

The next Board meeting is Dec 17, Wed. at the 7 : 30 P.M. at CLP office.

On the 18th & 19th Mary Margaret is having a get aquainted with Fort Collins event. Explore Job market and Housing. Call 1-484-8184 for more information.

Calander summary: 11/25 -Letter writing;· Thanksgiving -Dagney Sharon in Ft. Collins; 12/8 Pot Luck in Ft. Collins Dec. 10 Xmas Party at Hurts Home; December Board meeting the 17th. Dec. 17 ~.,. 18, Get Acquainted with Ft. Collins (Thurs & Fri.) Jan 22 is Boulder County affiliates formation meeting.

OTHER FREEDOM EVENTS

For some interesting radio talk turn to KLTT raa10 8:00 AM for the Larry Lopez Alexander show, Mon. thru Fri. 6 : 00 to 8:00 P.M. Though this is a Christian radio show, it tends to a libertarian constitutional orientation.

Every Tuesday at 8:00 p. m. there is a seminar on constitutional law given by John Pleasant at his residence. Call 761-4565

PARTY OFFICERS

Penn Pfiffner, Chair .... . .. . . . 427-4357 David Daniels, Campaigns .. . .. . 830-8125 Doug Anderson, Membership .... . 757-8896 Geoffrey LLoyd, Communication 733-7962 Preston Adams, Finance ....... . 779-5715

Editor of Colorado Liberty is: Kate Barriteau ............... . 830-1401

Before I rant and rave and beg to all ~f you out there who are living liberty and not giving anything!! to support your hdqtrs:

        • THANKS THANKS THANKS THANKS THANKS~!!~~ 11 ******

to all of you who are/have given of yourselvs and your money.

U S U A L S T U F F

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Treasury has about $100.00

Freedom is NOT free... Please give time &/or$$$

Really -Folks, if you do have a Job, can't you afford 10 cents a DAY to help the cause of ~reedom? I mean that's less then a piece of penny candy costs. I mean, if all of 1,1ou who get this and are employed only purchased 10 cents worth of freedom each day, then we would be in good shape. Please start a twinkee Jar. What is a twinkee Jar?? We 1111. . . Our fore-fathers, and mothers, pledged their lives, their fortunes and their sacred honor to give us the freedoms we take for granted. Can you Pledge 1/2 of your weekly (pick one -twinkee, chocolate, beer, cigarettes) ration to help maintain those freedoms? A good way to do

I this is to have a Jar, and everytime you purchase one of the pledged items, put a matching amount in the Jar.

H E L P ! ! H E LP!! HE L P! ! H E L P! ! HE LP!!

Can anybody help with clerical stuff? Penn needs a person to volunteer one morning a month.

We can help someone. If you would like to use an office in exchange for answering the phone and a nominal monthly fee, contact Dave Daniels about sharing the Party office, and having it mostly to yourself in the day.

N E W S & N O T E S

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Election <Ugh) results. We Ain't sure why but Dave Aitkens only got

3 . 2% of the vote placing him a distant third. We welcome input and suggestions as to how we can do better next time. Even the 'experts ' (the other candidates) expected him to come in second with 20% to 30'l. of the vote.

Geoff Lloyd got 1. 9%, but got ovel' 4% in 5 of his precincts. Bear in mind that he spent only 113rd the money and about 1120th the time of Dave. Hopefully we are not forever doo~ Ea to lineholder status.

Now for the good news . .. We need volunteers to run for City c<::>uncil

in Denver. This is a non partisian election so we should do much better. That is people won't be scared by the name Libertarian. Elections are in June. If you are unemployed, this Job does pay

about $20K/year. Also Board of Education & election commission petitioning start 1-87.

The Marshall Fritz events were successful, with 75 at his seminar, most of whom were non-Libertarians. The pot luck brought 21 of an anticipated 20. At this event ne s~~ke on how to be a more effective Libertarian.

A thanks to all who helped on Amendment 4. It was defeated, and we believe that the reason was an ~~pensive and deceptive ad campaign by the apposition. We will do better next time.

We need volunteers to help establish a presence on college campuses along the front range. Rumor has it that liberals are coming back to institutions of higher learning; and along with them Keynesians.

Doug Anderson is having a membership drive, so please renew your membership if it has lapsed. The oath is not a requirement for state membership. We are putting together a study group to publish Libertarian position papers on Education and Taxes. This should be fun... and it •..Jill look good on your resume.

We are soliciting people to serve on the platform & the Constitution and bylaws committees. The time re~uired is 15 hours over 10 weeks.

C O M M E N T S F R O M T H E C H A I R An affilliate in Colorado Springs was rormed Thurs Oct. 23.

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You can register thru the mail as a Libertarian. Call County Clerk and recorder & elections office.

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