Congress should reject President Obama’s request for fast-track authority on the secretly negotiated pact, say Greens
The Green Party today called for an immediate halt in the Obama Administration’s closed-door negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), following the publication by Wikileaks of the TPP’s intellectual property chapter on Nov.… Read more ...
1,792 votes cast, Jill Stein received 1,223 of them, or 68%. Roseanne Barr, who had just entered the race in the last week, picked up 526 votes, or 29%. There were 35 votes for Kent Mesplay, and 8 votes for Harley Mikkelson
GPW reports that Roseanne Barr is very active on Twitter, and had tweeted a challenge to Bill Maher, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert to have both herself and Jill Stein on their programs.… Read more ...
On July 12, Carl Romanelli, Green Party nominee for U.S. Senate in 2006, filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court against the state employees who worked on challenging his petition while they were supposed to be working on state business. The eleven-page complaint also points out that the challengers used state government computers and the legislature’s database of registered voters.… Read more ...
Yesterday, local Green Parties and Greens across Pennsylvania participated in protests against natural gas drilling in the state. There was a protest at each regional Department of Environmental Protection, including one in the state capital, Harrisburg. A press release announcing the protests can be found here.
I (Ross Levin) attended the rally in Norristown, which is the county seat of Montgomery County. … Read more ...
The Green Party of Pennsylvania and the Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania
condemned a decision by federal Judge Lawrence Stengel last week. Stengel
concluded that the lawsuit, brought by the Green, Constitution, and
Libertarian Parties of Pennsylvania, targeted the wrong plaintiffs, and thus
threw out the case.… Read more ...
From a Green Party list-serve, an announcement
sent out January 28, 2010:
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Green Party Announces Press Conference on Bonusgate
Will connect Bonusgate to bogus Romanelli challenge
Will call on state to dig deeper in Bonusgate investigation
On Monday, February 1, Green Party of PA members Steve Baker and Carl Romanelli, as well as Romanelli’s attorney Larry Otter, will speak to members of the press about the ongoing Bonusgate investigation.
Carl Romanelli was charged over $80,000 for daring to run for US Senate in Pennsylvania. That cost was a result of Democrat Bob Casey Jr.’s successful effort to keep Romanelli off the ballot. By scrutinizing every ballot access signature, Casey was able to throw Romanelli off the ballot, and he then turned around and charged Romanelli for the lawyers and party hacks he had do the scrutinizing.… Read more ...
(excerpt from) Citizen’s Voice of Wilkes-Barre, PA Romanelli prepares to take fight to state court
By Erin Moody / Friday, March 20, 2009
Former Green Party senatorial candidate Carl Romanelli and his lawyer are quickly preparing their argument why the Pennsylvania Supreme Court should overturn a lower court’s ruling that makes the two responsible for $80,000 in court expenses, costs and attorneys’ fees.
On January 15, 2009, the Pennsylvania Green Party’s US Senate candidate from 2006, Carl Romanelli, again asked the Commonwealth Court for relief from having to pay over $80,000 to the people who challenged his petition. Here is his brief. It mentions the constitutional issue, and argues that U.S.… Read more ...
In a message posted at Greens for Greens, former Green Party senatorial candidate Carl Romanelli reports that thirteen Democratic Party apparatchiks have been indicted
on charges of theft, conflict of interest, and conspiracy. Some of these charges were related to a crushing petition challenge of the Carl Romanelli U.S. Senate campaign…
At a reported cost of four million dollars to the Pennsylvania taxpayer, the thirteen people were charged with crimes that, if convicted on all charges and given the harshest sentences, would land them behind bars for a reported 1,873 years.… Read more ...