Jake Porter

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Jake Porter
Jakeporter 2017.jpg
Official Campaign Photo In 2017.
Region 6 Alternate
Libertarian National Committee
2008—2010
Predecessor: Nancy Neale
Successor: Randy Eschelman
Personal Details
Birth: (1988-01-27) January 27, 1988 (age 29)
Unionville, Missouri
Education: Bachelors of Science-Business Administration
Party: Libertarian Party
Media
Website: Website
Facebook: Facebook
Twitter: Twitter
Instagram: Twitter

Jake Porter served as an Alternate to Region 6 of the Libertarian National Committee[1] and as an At-Large Representative for the Libertarian Party of Iowa.[2] In December 2007, Jake Porter was named Chief of Staff to the George Phillies [3] Libertarian Presidential campaign and later served as Iowa Coordinator to Bob Barr's Presidential campaign.[4]

Porter was the Libertarian Party of Iowa nominee for Iowa Secretary of State in 2010[5] and 2014. He is a candidate for Iowa Governor in the 2018 Libertarian Primary.

Elections

2010 and 2014 Iowa Secretary of State Campaigns

Year Office Votes %
2010 Iowa Secretary of State 33,854 3.13
2014 Iowa Secretary of State 32,889  3.01

2018 Iowa Gubernatorial Campaign

In May of 2016, Porter announced a campaign for Iowa Governor.[6] In 2017, he suspended his campaign to take over as interim Executive Director of the Libertarian Party of Iowa.

In June of 2017, Porter relaunched his campaign with announcements on WHO Radio and WHO TV 13 out of Des Moines.[7]

References

  1. http://www.lp.org/leadership
  2. http://lpia.org/party/officers.php
  3. http://phillies2008.org/press/phillies_campaign_expands_lead_staff
  4. http://jakeporter.org/about
  5. https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2010/statewideorr.pdf
  6. http://www.thegazette.com/subject/news/libertarian-to-announce-iowa-gubernatorial-bid-in-north-liberty-saturday-20160311
  7. http://qctimes.com/news/local/government-and-politics/libertarian-gubernatorial-candidate-calls-for-real-changes/article_410c3d4b-af9c-5564-9bb3-481b4208f88f.html

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