About

The Alameda County Libertarian Party is is the County Affiliate of Libertarian Party of California, which is itself an affiliate of the National Libertarian Party.

Founded in 1971, the Libertarian Party (LP) is the third largest political party in the United States. The LP seeks to expand personal freedoms, dramatically reduce taxes and government interference in the economy, and avoid meddling in overseas conflicts.

The County Party structure is led by an Executive Committee. The terms for elected members run for one calendar year. The main body of voting body consists of our Executive Committee and our Central Committee Members.

Address

Libertarian Party of Alameda County

4200 Park Boulevard, #301

Oakland, CA 94602

Terminology

Central Committee

Following the terminology of election law in California, the main body of voting members of the Libertarian Party of Alameda County (LPAC) is called the Central Committee. Committee membership is defined as meeting all of the following criteria:
  • Is a current dues paying member of the Libertarian Party of California

  • Has designated Alameda County Libertarian Party as their County Affiliate

  • Has signed the Non-Aggression Pledge

  • Voter Status is one of the following:

    • Not Registered to Vote

    • Registered to vote as Libertarian

    • Registered to vote as “No Party Preference”

Executive Committee

The Libertarian Party of Alameda County is managed on an ongoing basis by an Executive Committee comprised of four officers who are elected annually by the LPAC Central Committee membership: Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary and Treasurer. These elected officers may, at their discretion, appoint up to 3 additional Executive Committee Members to provide leadership for various subcommittees (e.g., Activities, Campaigns, Fundraising, Publicity).

Governing Documents

The Libertarian Party of Alameda County is governed by a Constitution and Bylaws.