On the night before the New Hampshire election, many voters in New Hampshire will be asking the same question: of the many candidates on the ballot, which candidates will vote to reduce the size of government? By then it’s too late to research the candidates, so we've done the research for you.
Why are the 2018 Primary recommendations still up?
LibertyBallot.com is in transition while we prepare for the launch of the 2018 General Election version of the website.
When do I vote?
Vote on Tuesday, November 6th 2018. Voting starts as early as 6:00 a.m. and ends as late as 8:00 p.m., depending on your town. Click here to find the voting time for your town.
May I load this information onto my cellular phone and bring it into a voting booth?
Yes. If there is no cellular phone coverage at your voting location, download the sample ballot to your phone. If your voting location has cellular coverage, you will be able to view the sample ballot via this website.
May I take a printout of my ballot with me into a voting booth?
Yes. If you take a sheet of paper into a voting booth, please remember to take it with you when you leave.
How do I help spread the word about Liberty Ballot?
Some good options are emailing the website to your friends, co-workers and family; posting links to the website on Facebook; following and retweeting Liberty Ballot on Twitter; and spreading the word on Instagram.
Why isn’t candidate X marked on the ballot?
There are a few possible reasons, including: it’s not a contested race,
Liberty Ballot thinks another candidate is better, there are multiple good candidates in the race, and there are no liberty candidates in the race.
Why are there fewer candidates marked than allowed in a race?
Bullet voting for fewer than the maximum number of allowed candidates in multi-seat districts is a proud New Hampshire tradition. If you think strongly about an additional candidate, feel free to also vote for that candidate (but be careful not to exceed the maximum number of allowed votes in that race).
Does Liberty Ballot consider candidate viability?
Yes. Liberty Ballot evaluates candidates based on their small government stance and based on their viability. There are some non-viable pro-liberty candidates on the ballot. Most of them are easy to identify as they are in the Libertarian Party column.
If I am not currently registered to vote, can I still vote on Election Day?
Yes. Register at your polling location directly before you vote. If you have a
government-issued ID, bring it with you.
How did Liberty Ballot evaluate candidates without legislative experience?
Dozens of activists were involved in a several-hundred-hour research process. Ratings, endorsements, and pledges from a large variety of organizations and people were considered, including but not limited to: New Hampshire Liberty Alliance, 603 Alliance, Republican Liberty Caucus of New Hampshire, Granite Grok, New Hampshire Firearms Coalition, National Rifle Association, Gun Owners of New Hampshire, New Hampshire Conservative Majority Project, Young Americans for Liberty, Americans for Prosperity New Hampshire, New Hampshire Families for Education, elected officials, etc. Candidate debates, websites, Facebook pages, literature, and interviews were also considered as part of the evaluation process.
How did Liberty Ballot evaluate candidates with state legislative experience?