Tag Archives: Andrew Cuomo

Local Green Party in New York seeks 3rd State Senate District candidate

From a Green Party of Suffolk press release:

Green Party seeks 3rd State Senate District candidate to support women and fight corruption

Democratic Party insiders have petitioned to open a write-in primary  for the Green Party line  in the New York Third (3rd) State Senate race.  Green Party members interested in running as a candidate in the primary can contact 631-925-6104 or info@gpsuffolk.org.  … Read more ...

Greens: Moreland Commission needs to investigate Cuomo, legislative leaders

Green Party of NY
www.gpnys.org

For Release: July 5, 2013
For More Information: Howie Hawkins, 315 425-1019
Gloria Mattera, 917 886-4538, chair@gpny.org

Green Party Doubts Moreland Commission Will End Political Corruption in NYS

Cuomo’s Fundraising Needs to be Principal Target of Probe

The Green Party criticized Governor Cuomo today for his flawed efforts to reduce public corruption in New York State.… Read more ...

Green Party of New York State Opposes Cuomo’s Election Proposals to “Empower the 1%”

Green Party of New York State Opposes Cuomo’s Election Proposals to Empower the 1%

For Immediate Release: June 16, 2013

For More Info: Howie Hawkins, 315 425-1019

The Green Party of NY State said today that the election reform package proposed by Governor Cuomo does not provide for fair elections in NYS.… Read more ...

Howie Hawkins Blasts New York Governor Andrew Cuomo For “Lousy” Minimum Wage Deal

On Thu, Mar 21, 2013 at 6:07 AM, Green News – DC <dcsgpnews10@gmail.com> wrote:

Hawkins Blasts Cuomo for Lousy Minimum Wage Deal
http://www.gp.org/press/pr-state.php?ID=600

For Immediate Release
March 20, 2013

Additional Information
Howie Hawkins
315-474-7055
hhawkins@igc.org

Howie Hawkins, the Green Party gubernatorial candidate who finished
third in the 2010 win a ballot line for his party, blasted the minimum
wage deal that Governor Cuomo has put together.

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Robby Wells Calls Out NY Governor Andrew Cuomo on Gun Control

The Robby Wells 2016 presidential campaign has been busy lately. They finished up a tour of New York, and recorded a video in response to the Democratic Governor of that state.

To read an article about Wells campaigning in New York:

http://freedomoutpost.com/2013/02/2016-independent-presidential-candidate-robby-wells-calls-out-ny-governor-andrew-cuomo/

 

 

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Andrew Cuomo Gets Support of Gary Johnson On Marijuana Issue

The Governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo, has just recently proposed the decriminalization of possession of small amounts of marijuana. This stance has received plaudits from the Libertarian Party’s presidential standard bearer, former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson.

In a statement released in New York, Johnson said, “It is encouraging that the governor of one of our largest states is facing the reality that we are clogging our courts and packing our jails with Americans whose ‘crime’ is the individual choice to possess and use small quantities of marijuana.

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Green Party editorial: Andrew Cuomo Wants Your Child To Compete In The Hunger Games

An opinion piece by Michael O’Neil, Secretary of the Green Party of New York State:

Editorial: Andrew Cuomo Wants Your Child To Compete In The Hunger Games

Kids from rich and poor districts compete against each other in a high-stakes game designed to reinforce a rigid class system. The plot to Suzanne Collins’ smash hit The Hunger Games, or Governor Andrew Cuomo’s new scheme for $200 million in “competitive school grants”?… Read more ...

Green Party NYS: Gov’s State-of-State does little for 99% of New Yorkers

Repost from onthewilderside, based on a post at GPNYS/Green Party of New York State:

Governor Cuomo’s agenda for 2012 is designed to maintain the power and wealth of the 1%, promoting austerity rather than prosperity for the vast majority of New Yorkers.

“We need a Green New Deal, financed through progressive taxes.… Read more ...

Working Families Party Encouraged by Cuomo’s Talk of New Taxes

The Working Families Party is a labor-based party in New York that gave Governor Andrew Cuomo its ballot line in 2010. In New York one candidate can be listed multiple times if the candidate wins more than one party’s nomination. Cuomo is now reportedly considering establishing new taxes in order to boost state revenue.… Read more ...

Hawkins blasts NY Governor Cuomo for arrests at Occupy Albany

(excerpt from a Howie Hawkins for Governor Press Release)

For Immediate Release: November 14, 2011

Howie Hawkins for Governor – Green Party
Media Release
http://www.howiehawkins.orghttp://www.gpny.org

Hawkins Blasts Cuomo for Arrests at Occupy Albany:
“Governor 1% Assaults Political and Economic Rights of the 99%”

Howie Hawkins, the Green Party’s 2010 gubernatorial candidate, blasted Governor Andrew Cuomo for the arrests of Occupy Albany demonstrators over the weekend.

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Conservative Party of New York State: Have you signed our postcard to cut spending?

http://www.cpnys.org/:

The Conservative Party of NYS is committed to the taxpayers of New York State and know that cutting spending has to be the top priority of the Administration and Legislature. Please join our efforts by signing our post card that urges Governor Cuomo to keep his promise made to the citizens of New York State during his campaign that he will not increase taxes and fees or borrow to balance the state budget.… Read more ...

Green Party’s Howie Hawkins Challenges NY Governor Cuomo’s “Alice in Wonderland Approach to Budget”

Green Party of NY State via On The Wilder Side:

Hawkins Opposes Cuomo’s Proposals for Tax Cuts to the Rich, Job Cuts

Says Single Payer Health Care is the Solution to Medicaid

Howie Hawkins, the former Green Party candidate for Governor, said today that Cuomo’s proposals to resolve the state’s alleged $9 billion state budget deficit by giving a $5 billion tax cut for the wealthy and laying off more than 10,000 state workers was doomed to failure and would be rejected by state lawmakers.… Read more ...