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Green Candidates Turn Down The Fair Campaign Pledge

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Green Candidates Turn Down The Fair Campaign Pledge
  • 2013-08-14 00:00:00
  • Rochester, NY
  • For Immediate Release
    August 14, 2013
    Claim League of Women Voters has no moral standing to make judgements on campaigns
    (Rochester) – The six candidates running for local office on the Green Party line announced today that they are refusing to participate in the 2013 Fair Campaign Election Practices Campaign, sponsored by the Rochester League of Women Voters and The Interfaith Alliance of Rochester.”There is no one who can argue that Greens have ever run campaigns that have violated their campaign pledge,” said City Council Candidate, David Atias, “but the Rochester League of Women Voters have made decisions that are anti-democratic and against their own mission and we cannot, in good conscience, participate in their program.”

    Atias is referring to the League of Women Voter’s decision to exclude Green Mayoral candidate, Alex White from their televised mayoral debate at the end of August.

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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 ...