Libertarians for Howard Dean
I love Libertarians, and I think Libertarians would love Howard Dean. Here's why:
- He has essentially the same policy towards Iraq as the Cato Institute. No other Democratic candidate comes close to this position, and Bush is the polar opposite. (all Cato Institute Iraq articles)
- He believes in equal rights for gays and lesbians via civil unions.
- He has libertarian compatible attitude toward gun control (rural areas don't need or want it, and that's ok)
- He's rabidly pro-choice
He's not officially a Libertarian, but he's the only candidate with a shot who is close. Ask yourself what your candidate's position on the Texas sodomy laws is (Bush likes em, Dean doesn't) or how about Total Information Awareness. Do you think Ashcroft is representing your interests in the Justice Department? Do you pine for the days when we cared about balancing the budget? Dean's your man. The more you read about him, the more you'll like him. Check out his site
. And if you're from Montana, I can assure you that Dean has never dyed his skin blue (unlike some candidates