December 7, 2013

The following are the minutes of the regular meeting of the LPWV held on December 7, 2013, from 10:00am to 11:13am, via our online conference system. 

LPWV Minutes

Meeting Date: December 7, 2013

Meeting Time: 12:00 – 11:13am

Meeting Location: Online

In Attendance (7): Michael S. Wilson, Karl Swisher, David Moran, Bill Talkington, Brent West, John Buckely and Tom Coyne.


General discussion began with reading of the minutes of the prior meeting.

Michael Wilson updated everyone on progress for the convention and the code being written for the LPWV website that allows candidates to register for the 2014 convention. 

David Moran updated everyone on his campaign for the US House 1st District. 

Tom Coyne updated everyone on his campaign for US Senate. 

A motion was made by Karl Swisher to confirm the re-appointment of Michael Wilson as State Chair by out going Chair Bill Talkington. Tom Coyne seconded the motion and the motion passed unanimously. 

A motion was made by Karl Swisher to add to the Executive Committee position of Director of Student Organizations.  Michael Wilson seconded and the motion passed unanimously. 

A motion was made by Karl Swisher to nominate Bill Talkington as Director of Student Organizations.  David Moran seconded the motion and the motion passed unanimously. 

A motion was made by Karl Swisher for the LPWV hold a convention instead participation in the state Primary Election for the selection of candidates for the 2014 general election.  Brent West seconded the motion and the motion passed unanimously. 

A motion was made by Karl Swisher open the selection of candidates for the 2014 general election at the convention to registered Libertarian voters.  Michael Wilson seconded.  Time was running out for the meeting not allowing for a full discussion.  Karl Swisher withdrew the motion by unanimous consent. 

Meeting Adjourned.