Author Archives: David Doonan

Former Green Party candidate Jill Stein to attend rally at Federal Courthouse in Philadelphia

  • MEDIA ALERT: Green Party Candidate Jill Stein at Federal Courthouse in Philadelphia, 10/2, noon

PHILADELPHIA – The Steering Committee of the Green Party of Philadelphia (GPOP) has endorsed the Protect Our Vote rally on Wednesday, October 2, and the struggle to “Stop the Machine.” More information may be found here, https://www.facebook.com/events/391050428235509/.… Read more ...

Green Party petition signing party on October 5

Petition Signing Party for Santa Clara Green County Council

Saturday, October 5, 3:00 – 6:00 PM
San Jose Jose Peace & Justice Center, 48 S 7th St, San Jose, 95112

Please join us at our Petition Signing Party as our County Council candidates gather signatures from registered Greens to get on the ballot for the March 2020 Primary Elections!… Read more ...

Green Party of Santa Clara County September Newsletter

Get Ready for Campaign Season!

Santa Clara, Ca – As leaves start to fall off trees and California Assembly and Senate members reconvene in the Capitol, we, Santa Clara Greens, get ready to fight for the causes and campaign for the bills and candidates we have endorsed. From Public Banking, Rent Control, and Ranked Choice Voting bills to the Climate Strike to our County Council elections, we are busy bringing our Green values to our communities.… Read more ...

Owen Silverman Andrew: ‘Introducing the Maryland Green New Deal’

Maryland Matters
By Owen Silverman Andrew
September 13, 2019

Over the last decade, Maryland’s political establishment repeatedly expanded corporate gambling in our state, promising the tax proceeds would swell funding for public education. In fact, the reverse happened, and the new tax revenue was used to offset steep cuts to K-12 education from the general fund budget.… Read more ...

Greens run in fall 2019 elections

At least 62 Greens are running in elections in September, October and November 2019. At least 43 Greens have run in winter, spring and summer 2019 elections, with 18 elected.

Most are running for a variety of positions: city and town councils, soil and water commissions, school boards, township trustees, and zoning boards.… Read more ...

Allegheny, PA, Greens Favor Civilian Police Review Board

Two members of the Allegheny County Council submitted a bill to create a countywide Civilian Police Review Board, similar to the board already in existence in Pittsburgh. A public hearing was held in August by Council, and below is testimony given by a Green Party spokesperson:

Hi, my name is Jay Walker, and I’m the chair of the Green Party of Allegheny County.… Read more ...

Greens: We’re Hiring A Ballot Access Coordinator

Thank you for your continuing support of the Maryland Green Party and the greater Green movement.

Small donors are helping us finance the position of Ballot Access Coordinator, and we are excited to announce the start of the hiring process.

This is a contract position to oversee the party’s operations for a successful petitioning drive for ballot access.… Read more ...

Green Party denounces business deals and trade policies through which multinational corporations profit from the destruction of the Brazilian rainforest

Private concerns are gutting the Amazon rainforest, contributing to fires, the loss of plant and animal species, and global warming through the release of carbon as trees are cleared. More than 74,000 fires have burned approximately 7,200 square miles this year in the Brazilian portion of the rainforest.

“Brazilian politicians are lobbying U.S.… Read more ...

Texas Greens Call for Candidates

The Green Party of Texas (GPTX) is now recruiting Green candidates who support our ten key values for the 2020 general election ballot. For detailed information on running as a Green, please review our Candidate FAQ.

GPTX is committed to maintaining a ballot line to advocate for the people’s issues as articulated in our platform.… Read more ...

Illinois Green Party: We’re looking for the right person

  • Help Wanted: Candidate to Run for U.S. Senate!

  • The Illinois Green Party is looking for a well-qualified candidate to run for U.S. Senate in 2020.

Instead of waiting for someone to come to us and then seeing if that person is a good fit, we have decided to set out our qualifications first, and then see if you, or anyone you know, would like to apply for the role.… Read more ...

Green Party On Public Campaign Financing Commission Meeting: “Pivotal Moment” for New York Politics

NEW YORK, Aug 21, 2019 — The Green Party of New York (GPNY) said today’s meeting of the Public Campaign Financing Commission, empaneled by the Governor and Legislature, has the opportunity to propose urgently-needed reforms to broaden and strengthen democracy in New York. GPNY officers stated they “support a system of full public campaign financing, broader than had been proposed by the Governor,” and the “banning of fusion.” Party officers also promised their members will express support of these reforms to the commission.… Read more ...

Green Party: Young Ecosocialists conference call tonight

Come and learn about the Young Ecosocialists and how you can get involved!

Monday, August 12, 2019 at 9:15 p.m. EDT / 6:15 p.m. PDT

TO JOIN THE CALL:

Meeting ID: 604 701 837

Want to dial in from a phone?

Dial one of the following numbers:
+1.408.740.7256 (US (San Jose))
+1.408.317.9253 (US (Primary, San Jose))
(see all numbers – https://www.bluejeans.com/numbers)

Enter 604 701 837#

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