Tag Archives: Brenda Konkel

Campaigns enter their final twenty four hours

Various local elections and a special congressional election are all being held tomorrow, April 7.  There are a few Green Party candidates and one member of the Greens/Green Party USA running for office.  Low turnout is expected in each election, and the results should be interesting.

Matt Reichel

In Illinois’ fifth congressional district, a special election is being held to fill the vacancy left by Rahm Emanuel when he went to work at the White House. … Read more ...

Green incumbent Konkel debates challenger before election

In Madison, Wisconsin, local elections are coming up on April 7.  While they are non-partisan, Brenda Konkel is an active member of the Green Party and has held her seat on the City Council since 2001.

Earlier today Konkel faced off with her opponent, Bridget Maniaci.  Konkel stressed her experience and use of blogging to promote transparency and engagement, while Maniaci rhetorted with an assurance that she would be very responsive to all different types of constituents. … Read more ...

Wisconsin Green Party Primary Results

GreenPartyWatch has the latest on the non-partisan primaries that were held yesterday in Wisconsin, in which the Green Party had a number of candidates.

Wisconsin’s non-partisan Spring primaries led to three Greens advancing to the April 7 general election and two being defeated.

Brenda Konkel finished first in her primary for Madison City Council Dist.

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