National Convention 2020
This article is about an upcoming convention. Information is subject to change as the convention date approaches and as new information becomes available.
|2020 Libertarian National Convention|
|TANSTAAFL (There Ain't No Such Thing As A Free Lunch)|
|Dates:||May 21-25, 2020|
The 2020 Libertarian National Convention is the upcoming biannual Libertarian Party National Convention. It will be held on Memorial Day weekend (21-25 May) in Austin, Texas.
The 2020 Convention will include consideration of proposals to amend the Libertarian Party bylaws, consideration of amendments to the Libertarian Party Platform, and election of national officers and other members of the Libertarian National Committee.
Additionally, delegates to the Convention will nominate candidates for President and Vice-President to run on the Libertarian Party ticket in the 2020 United States Presidential election.
Delegates are selected by each of the state affiliates of the Libertarian Party.
The event is also expected to include seminars, forums, debates, discussion groups, and an exhibition hall as indicated by the Request for Proposal.
The three finalist cities for the convention location were: Atlanta, Georgia; Austin, Texas; and Phoenix, Arizona. The location chosen was the Austin JW Marriott.
The following are declared candidates for the elections to take place at the 2020 convention.
Main article: 2020 Libertarian Party Presidential Candidates
| John Phillips
(running mate of Kim Ruff)
| Libertarian National Committee Region 6 Representative
Libertarian Party of Macon County Chair
|Illinois||website||06 July 2018|
|Jeff Wood|| Libertarian Party of Michigan District 8 Representative
2018 Candidate for Libertarian Party of Michigan Gubernatorial Nomination
|Michigan||website||03 June 2018|
- Todd Hagopian, businessman from Oklahoma.
- Mike Shipley, Libertarian Party of Arizona 2nd Vice Chair.
- Joshua Smith, LNC At-Large representative.