Libertarians Choose Bob Barr As Presidential Nominee

06/02/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The Libertarian Party Sunday picked former Republican Congressman Bob Barr of Georgia as its presidential candidate, a move that could attract some conservatives turned off by the Republican Party.

"My approach is to reach every single voter we can," Barr said after winning the nomination.

He said his message would be to "get the government out of their pocketbook, out of their homes, out of their schools." He also proposes to bring U.S. troops home from Iraq and from around the world.

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