Gary Johnson accepted his nomination as the Libertarian Party Presidential Nominee. He was elected May 5 at the Libertarian Party National Convention in Las Vegas.
Johnson was elected Governor of New Mexico as a Republican and served from 1995-2003. He first announced his canddiacy for President as Republican in April 2011.
He later switched his party affiliation and announced in December of last year that would run for President as a Libertarian Party candidate.