Tag Archives: Green Party of Pennsylvania

Green Davis removed from Philadelphia ballot despite court ruling

10436665_1441864652746979_7297081253872166852_nGreen Party of Philadelphia chair Glenn C. Davis has been removed from that city’s November ballot for city commissioner, Ballot Access News reports, “on the grounds that he didn’t have enough signatures.” Davis plans to appeal the ruling.

BAN says the judge “was not moved by the fact that last month, the procedure for checking signatures had been held unconstitutional as applied to Green Party nominees.… Read more ...

Philadelphia Green Party candidate faces petition challenge despite court ruling

Ballot Access News reports that Glenn C. Davis, Green Party candidate for Philadelphia city commissioner, is facing a petition challenge “even though on July 24, 2015, a U.S. District Court struck down Pennsylvania’s challenge procedures as applied to the Constitution, Green, and Libertarian parties.”

Davis is the chair of the Green Party of Philadelphia.… Read more ...

Green Party of Pennsylvania nominates candidates for office

Logo from party website

On March 2nd, during its state convention in Boalsburg, the Green Party of Pennsylvania nominated three candidates for public office as well as took care of intra-party business.

Heading the ticket, social entrepreneur Paul Glover won the gubernatorial nomination. Additionally, former 82nd Airborne paratrooper and neuroscientist Tom Prigg was nominated to run in the 12th district for U.S.… Read more ...

PA Greens Support Marriage for Same-Sex Couples

The Green Party of Pennsylvania

For Immediate Release
August 21, 2013


Jay SweeneyGPPA Chair
570-587-3603 and jnln@epix.net

David F Ochmanowicz Jr.GPPA Secretary

Emily Cook, Chair of Montgomery County Green Party

PA Greens Support Marriage for Same Sex Couples

The Green Party of Pennsylvania (GPPA, www.gpofpa.org

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Green Party of Pennsylvania: Injustice in Florida

  • Injustice in Florida

Jay Sweeney, Chair, 570-587-3603
Carl Romanelli, Steering Committee, 570-239-3914
Emily Cook, Steering Committee, ejc510@yahoo.com

The Green Party of Pennsylvania (GPPA) finds the outcome of the Trayvon Martin murder trial shockingly unjust. Justice is not equally applied in a state where a woman is found guilty for firing a warning shot, yet a man who actually shoots and kills an unarmed teenager walks free.… Read more ...

Green Party of Pennsylvania: Exercise Your Independence

The Green Party of Pennsylvania

For Immediate Release
July 1, 2013

Jay Sweeney
GPPA Chair

David F Ochmanowicz Jr.
GPPA Secretary

The Green Party of Pennsylvania (GPPA, www.gpofpa.org), encourages citizens to celebrate Independence Day by exercising independence. The citizens of our Commonwealth have been reduced to consumers who are dependent on commercial agriculture, the energy industry and the commercial marketplace.… Read more ...

Pennsylvania Green Party Marches to Harrisburg with DecarceratePA

Green Party Marches to Harrisburg with DecarceratePA

June 11, 2013

Jay Sweeney, 570-587-3603, jnln@epix.net 
Glenn Davis, 215-740-6354, gdavisgpopatlarge@gmail.com

Members of the Green Party participated in and supported the ten-day march from Philadelphia to Harrisburg organized by DecarceratePA. At the close of the 113-mile march on June 3, Decarcerate PA and its allies rallied at the Capitol in Harrisburg to demand a People’s Budget, Not a Prison Budget.… Read more ...

Philadelphia Green Party Endorses Campaign to Stop Drone Command Center in Horsham, PA

Philly Green Party Endorses Campaign to Stop Drone Command Center in Horsham, PA

Published May 31, 2012


By Chris Robinson


The Green Party of Philadelphia (GPOP,www.gpop.org) has endorsed the Campaign to Stop the Drone Command Center,www.dronefreehorsham.com, which is planned for the 111th Fighter Wing of the Pennsylvania Air National Guard’s station in Horsham, PA.On… Read more ...

Pennsylvania Green Party Called for Fracking Ban on Earth Day

The following comes from an April 23rd article on PhillyBurbs.com:

Rush-hour traffic zipped by them. The chilly wind blew through them. But that did not prevent some 30 determined environmentalists and conservationists from bringing their battle against “fracking,” a controversial drilling process using pressurized fluids to bring natural gas to the surface, to the streets of downtown Norristown in time for Monday’s Earth Day.… Read more ...

Green Party Of Pennsylvania Announces Opposition to Horsham Drone Base

Green Party opposes Horsham Drone Base

Attention: News Editor
For Immediate Release
April 1, 2013

Jay Sweeney, 570-587-3603, jnln@epix.net
Carl Romanelli, 570-239-3914, cjromanelli@gmail.com
Emily Cook, 609-947-5715, ejc510@yahoo.com


Horsham Air Guard Station to become Drone Command Center

Drones linked to many civilian deaths

The Green Party of Pennsylvania vehemently opposes the use of the Horsham Air Guard Station in Montgomery County as a drone command center.… Read more ...

Green Party Of Pennsylvania Praises Proposed State-Based Single Payer Plan

On Thu, Mar 21, 2013 at 2:28 AM, Green News – DC <dcsgpnews10@gmail.com> wrote:

(Distributed by the Green Party of the United States, http://www.gp.org)

Green Party of Pennsylvania
For Immediate Release: March 19, 2013

Green Party of Pennsylvania website:  www.gpofpa.org

Jay Sweeney, 570-587-3603jnln@epix.net
David Ochmanowicz, 215-603-5951daveochman@gmail.com

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Pennsylvania Green Party endorses Bill Swartz in special election for state representative

The following is from Green Party Watch

York County Green, Swartz, to compete for 95th District seat vacated by Auditor General, Eugene DePasquale in Special Election on May 21, 2013.

The Green Party of Pennsylvania (GPPA) has endorsed Bill Swartz, York County, for State Representative in Pennsylvania’s 95th Legislative District Special Election this May.… Read more ...