Interview: Dan Behrman, Libertarian Candidate for President

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John Keller | @keller4liberty

Dan Behrman is a libertarian activist from Texas who is seeking the Libertarian Party’s nomination for president in 2020. He originally ran for office in 2014 for the Texas House of Representatives, winning 23% against the Democrat incumbent. A long-time activist, Dan Behrman has made a name for himself by representing the slogan “Taxation is Theft.” 71 Republic’s John Keller talked to Behrman about his presidential campaign.

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State Senator Admits that Taxation Is Theft

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Tyler Curtis | @tylercurtis42

In a rare and stunning example of political honesty, a state senator admitted a common libertarian mantra on Friday: taxation is theft. Responding to an article on Elizabeth Warren’s proposed “wealth tax” written by American Enterprise Institute scholar Michael R. Strain, former Democratic Illinois state senator Daniel Biss candidly stated that taxation is essentially thievery. 

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