New York political blog State of Politics reports that veteran state Green Party activist and candidate Howie Hawkins has urged young voters to join presidential candidate Jill Stein’s Young Greens Rising organization, which will officially launch Tuesday evening.
According to the Stein campaign, at 8:00 p.m. EDT Tuesday, Stein “will host a livestreamed discussion with students and young people” to “discuss Young Greens Rising and her Power to the People Plan, and take questions via a moderated live chat.”… Read more ...
(The following was originally published on Howie Hawkin’s campaign website.)
Green Party: “Stop Common Core” Just Another Republican Push to Privatize Education
The Green Party today said that the effort by the Republicans to create a “Stop Common Core” ballot line was largely a fraudulent bait and switch effort.
“Rob Astorino is the Jimmy McMillan of education reform.… Read more ...
(The following was originally published in The Buffalo News.)
A group of about 15 people waited, serenaded by soft flute music and cooled by a fan. Then Howie Hawkins walked in.
A woman wearing a green hard hat belted, “Heeeere’s Howie!”
A year ago, Hawkins would not have guessed he’d be here – stopping for another visit as he campaigns for governor again.… Read more ...
Green Candidates Turn Down The Fair Campaign Pledge
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
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From Green Party Watch, June 25, 2013:
From the Rochester Accent (New York State -KL) on May 21, 2013:
Emily Good announced her candidacy for Monroe County Sheriff on Monday. The release also invited media to a press conference to be held this morning at 10:30 a.m. in front of the Monroe County Jail on S.… Read more ...
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 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 ...
Published in the Rochester Accent on May 21st:
Emily Good announced her candidacy for Monroe County Sheriff on Monday. The release also invited media to a press conference to be held this morning at 10:30 a.m. in front of the Monroe County Jail on S. Plymouth Ave.
Good’s unlawful arrest for recording an on-duty Rochester police officer in 2011 hit international news and became part of a heated debate about the civic right and responsibility to police the police.… Read more ...
Rebecca Rotzler is a longtime, Green Party activist, who has served as a Co-Chair of the Green Party of the United States. Rotzler previously served as a New Paltz Village Trustee from 2003 to 2007.
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013, Rebecca Rotzler was elected to serve again on the New Paltz Village Board.… Read more ...
On Thu, Mar 21, 2013 at 6:07 AM, Green News – DC <email@example.com> wrote:
Hawkins Blasts Cuomo for Lousy Minimum Wage Deal
For Immediate Release
March 20, 2013
Howie Hawkins, the Green Party gubernatorial candidate who finished
third in the 2010 win a ballot line for his party, blasted the minimum
wage deal that Governor Cuomo has put together.
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