Tag Archives: Green Party

Live: Third party results from California governor election

Polls close at 10 PM CST, stay tuned for live results in a few minutes. ..

UPDATE: Live results here:

http://graphics.latimes.com/calif-primary-election-results-2014/

Antiwar activist Cindy Sheehan is on the ballot as the Peace and Freedom Party nominee, while 2012 Justice        Party candidate Luis J. Rodriguez is running on the Green Party line.… Read more ...

Green Party blasts Supreme Court’s McCutcheon vs FEC decision

Green Party blasts Supreme Court’s ruling on campaign contributions, calls for public campaign financing
  • 2014-04-05 00:00:00
  • Washington, DC
  • GREEN PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES
    http://www.gp.orgFor Immediate Release:
    Saturday, April 5, 2014

    Contacts:
    Scott McLarty, Media Coordinator, 202-904-7614, mclarty@greens.org
    Starlene Rankin, Media Coordinator, 916-995-3805, starlene@gp.org

    Greens call McCutcheon v.

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Green Party of Pennsylvania nominates candidates for office

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On March 2nd, during its state convention in Boalsburg, the Green Party of Pennsylvania nominated three candidates for public office as well as took care of intra-party business.

Heading the ticket, social entrepreneur Paul Glover won the gubernatorial nomination. Additionally, former 82nd Airborne paratrooper and neuroscientist Tom Prigg was nominated to run in the 12th district for U.S.… Read more ...

The Green Party of Arkansas Announces Candidates for Governor and U S Senate

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Josh Drake

The Green Party of Arkansas, the only progressive political party in Arkansas, today announces candidates for Governor and U. S. Senate. Josh Drake, Hot Springs attorney will campaign for the nomination for governor and Mark Swaney of Huntsville will campaign for the nomination for U. S. Senate. Both men are long time Green Party activists and former candidates for the Green Party, and each promises a lively campaign.… Read more ...

David Keil: Washington Committed to Indefinite Intervention in Afghanistan?

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A document obtained by NBC news reveals that the U.S. war in Afghanistan is being renewed rather than wound down.

Dated November 19, the story reports that the not-yet-signed draft agreement “has the potential to commit thousands of American troops to Afghanistan and spend billions of U.S. taxpayer dollars.” It would call for continued U.S.… Read more ...

Jill Stein & Margaret Flowers on Moyers & Company: Fighting the Good Fight

This past Sunday, 2012 Green Party Presidential candidate Jill Stein & Green Shadow Cabinet member Margaret Flowers were featured on the PBS show Moyers & Company to talk about their activism for progressive causes. From the show transcript:

BILL MOYERS: You have so much to do here at home on the political issues that concern you, why did you take on the Fukushima Nuclear Plant?… Read more ...

Ursula Rozum: From a Green Perspective, Another Disappointing Election

Ursula Rozum

Originally posted to syracuse.com.

Another election has gone by and little has changed. The local power structure kept its people in office. The Democrats still hold every elected office in the city and the problems that have grown worse under their one-party rule remain the same – high poverty, high unemployment, low wages, high crime, abysmal graduation rates, municipal bankruptcy pending.… Read more ...

Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? New E-Book By Activist Couple Available

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For Immediate Release
Occupy Wall Street. What Just Happened? is a new eBook by activist couple Kimberly and Ian Wilder
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Which scenes from the Occupy Wall Street movement do you remember most? Is it the General Assembly working by consensus by the red statue at Zuccotti Park/Liberty Plaza? The glory (and then the destruction) of the People’s Library?… Read more ...

Republican Senator Seitz Moves to Squash Third Parties in Ohio

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(From left) Green Party congressional candidate Bob Hart, joined Sherry Clark, Charlie Earl and other Libertarians October 1 at the State House for a Senate hearing on Senate Bill 193

photo: Lorn Mullenix

Found in The Columbus Free Press
By Bob Fitrakis, October 3, 2013

Ohio Republican Senator Bill Seitz (District 8) is at it again.… Read more ...

Green Party to Congress: Don’t cut food stamps!

GREEN PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES
http://www.gp.org

For Immediate Release:
Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Contacts:
Scott McLarty, Media Coordinator, 202-904-7614, mclarty@greens.org
Starlene Rankin, Media Coordinator, 916-995-3805, starlene@gp.org

Greens call poverty a national crisis that needs solutions like the Green New Deal instead of Republican punishment of the poor and Democratic compromises

Green Party Speakers Bureau: Green leaders available to speak on economic justice:http://www.gp.org/speakers/speakers-economic-justice.php

WASHINGTON, DC — The plan passed by House Republicans on Sept.… Read more ...

Howie Hawkins campaign plans moneybloom for Friday Sept. 27

From the Green Shadow Cabinet website, posted September 18, 2013: 

Howie Hawkins is a long-time New York Green organizer who is running for Syracuse Common Council. He received nearly 60,000 votes as the New York Green Party’s candidate for governor in 2010, winning ballot access for the party, and earned 48% of the vote for Syracuse Common Council District 4 in 2011 – the same seat he is running for now.… Read more ...