National Convention 1979
|1979 Libertarian National Convention|
|Location:||Los Angeles, California|
The 1979 Libertarian Party National Convention was held in Los Angeles California. The slogan was "Toward a Three-Party System."
Presidential and Vice-Presidential Nominations
Ed Clark and David H. Koch were nominated for U.S. President and Vice-President. David Koch pledged $500,000 of his personal funds to the Libertarian campaign (see Document:Letter 22 August 1979 from David Koch to Convention Delegates). The other main presidential candidate was Bill Hunscher.
David Bergland was elected as national chair.
Mary Louise Hanson was elected as national vice-chair.
Dallas Cooley was elected as treasurer.
Sylvia Sanders was elected as secretary.
|Libertarian National Convention