Tag Archives: Green Party of New York State

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 ...

Green Party’s Kevin Bott joins race for Syracuse mayor

The following article, from syracuse.com, was posted on the front page of the Green Party’s website.

Green Party’s Kevin Bott joins race for Syracuse mayor

By Michelle Breidenbach | mbreidenbach@syracuse.com 
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on July 15, 2013 at 7:00 AM, updated July 15, 2013 at 10:41 AM

Kevin Bott, associate director of Imagining America, facilitating an arts workshop with formerly incarcerated men in New York City in 2012.Submitted photo

Syracuse, NY – Kevin Bott has announced he will run for Syracuse mayor on the Green Party line.

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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 Rochester to Begin the Release of Economic Plan

June 17, 2013

(Rochester, NY) — The members of the Green Party’s slate for local office in 2013, called Green Rochester, begins the release of their economic plan Tuesday, June 18th at 10 am at 267 Monroe Ave, in front of Monroe Square – also known as the old Sears Building.… 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 ...

New York Greens Host Rally Against Fracking

From Green Party Watch, June 16, 2013:

Will you stand up and end the threat of fracking in NY State, once and for all? Not a moratorium, or another delay, but a BAN. Right now.

gpny ny at the crossroads

RSVP to rally with the Greens in Albany toDemand a Ban from Cuomo on June 17th!Read more ...

Green Party Smacks Around Anthony Weiner At Forum

The Green Party Smacks Around Anthony Weiner

By Ross Barkan

Published June 11, 2013 on Politicker.com

Anthony Weiner and Sal Albanese at a Staten Island mayoral forum.

Anthony Weiner and Sal Albanese at a Staten Island mayoral forum.

Anthony Weiner took a beating on his first official stop in Staten Island Monday night.

Mr. Weiner was repeatedly hit by his rivals, including Green Party candidate Tony Gronowicz and former Councilman Sal Albanese, for an old racially-charged campaign flier, his congressional vote authorizing the Iraq War, and his allegedly “coarse” conduct during a candidates’ forum hosted by the Pleasant Plains, Prince’s Bay and Richmond Valley Civic Association.… Read more ...

Syracuse Green Party nominates three candidates for local office

From Green Party Watch,  June 3, 2013: 

Howie Hawkins, longtime Green Party activist.

YNN Central New York reports on the Syracuse Green Party:

SYRAC– USE, N.Y. — Voters in Syracuse will have at least three Green Party candidates to choose from at the polls this November.

The party held its Spring Convention on Monday, designating its candidates for local office.… Read more ...

Green Shadow Cabinet resists drones in Empire State

RELEASE: Green Shadow Cabinet resists drones in Empire State 
Thursday, April 25, 2013

 

(SYRAC– USE) Members of the newly formed Green Shadow Cabinet, an independent voice in U.S. politics representing the views of super majorities of the American people that are ignored by the corporate duopoly, will be participating in this weekend’s anti-drones convergence in Syracuse NY called “Resisting Drones, Global War and Empire,” April 26th – 28th.

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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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Green Party says: Eviction of Wall Street Occupation Exposes Mayor’s Corporate Collusion

Note: An unofficial, but fairly authoritative link to the Occupy Wall Street happenings is www.occupywallst.org

For Immediate Release 11/15/2011

Contact:
Michael O’Neil, Green Party NYC
michael AT greenpartynyc DOT org

Peter LaVenia, Co-Chair Green Party NY State
chair2 AT gpny DOT org

Eviction of Wall Street Occupation Exposes Mayor’s Corporate Collusion, Says Green Party

NEW YORK–The Green Party continues to stand with the nationwide Occupation movement, in the face of the NYPD’s raid on the Wall Street encampment in Zuccotti Park during the early hours of the morning.… Read more ...

Video: NY Gov candidate Howie Hawkins ropes in the Stock Transfer Tax (and the bull)

Video of a “Rootin’ Tootin’ Wall Street Rodeo to Wrangle Runaway Stock Transfer Tax Revenue From Corporate Rustlers”, in the form of a press conference for Green Party of New York State candidates at the Bull statue on Wall Street. Appearing: Howie Hawkins, Governor candidate; Gloria Mattera, Lt. Governor candidate; and Julia Willebrand, NY State Comptroller candidate.… Read more ...