Tag Archives: Howie Hawkins

Howie Hawkins: Labor Day Reflections, 2013

Howie Hawkins during his 2010 campaign for Governor of New York

From GP.org

On Labor Day, it is once again an appropriate time to ask the questions we asked leading up to the Aug. 27 community forum in Syracuse on the 50th Anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Justice.… Read more ...

Green Party of New York State Opposes Cuomo’s Election Proposals to “Empower the 1%”

Green Party of New York State Opposes Cuomo’s Election Proposals to Empower the 1%

For Immediate Release: June 16, 2013

For More Info: Howie Hawkins, 315 425-1019

The Green Party of NY State said today that the election reform package proposed by Governor Cuomo does not provide for fair elections in NYS.… Read more ...

Howie Hawkins Blasts New York Governor Andrew Cuomo For “Lousy” Minimum Wage Deal

On Thu, Mar 21, 2013 at 6:07 AM, Green News – DC <dcsgpnews10@gmail.com> wrote:

Hawkins Blasts Cuomo for Lousy Minimum Wage Deal

For Immediate Release
March 20, 2013

Additional Information
Howie Hawkins

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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Howie Hawkins, Others Respond to Rob Sherman On Illinois Ballot Access Challenges

In response to arguments made by Rob Sherman, the Cook County, Illinois Green Party Chair who has challenged other alternative parties seeking a place on the ballot, prominent New York Green and 2010 Gubernatorial Candidate Howie Hawkins has the following in Ballot Access News comments:

My appeal to Mr.

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Hawkins blasts NY Governor Cuomo for arrests at Occupy Albany

(excerpt from a Howie Hawkins for Governor Press Release)

For Immediate Release: November 14, 2011

Howie Hawkins for Governor – Green Party
Media Release

Hawkins Blasts Cuomo for Arrests at Occupy Albany:
“Governor 1% Assaults Political and Economic Rights of the 99%”

Howie Hawkins, the Green Party’s 2010 gubernatorial candidate, blasted Governor Andrew Cuomo for the arrests of Occupy Albany demonstrators over the weekend.

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Howie Hawkins, New York Green, speaks at University of South Carolina

Gregg Jocoy at Green Party Watch:

Howie Hawkins, long time Green Party and anti-nuclear activist in New York, spoke recently at the Green Quad at the University of South Carolina. The event, sponsored by Sustainable Carolinas, the program was covered by the Daily Gamecock, the campus newspaper.… Read more ...

Howie Hawkins announces run for Syracuse Common Council

Dave Schwab at Green Party Watch:

Howie Hawkins, whose 2010 campaign for NY Governor secured a ballot line for the NY Green Party, announced a run for the Syracuse Common Council District 4 seat at a press conference Wednesday. Hawkins received 41% of the vote when he ran for the same seat in 2009.… Read more ...

Green Party’s 2011 Annual National Meeting will feature Green candidates from New York and other states, as well as anti-hydrofracking leaders and other Green activists

A press release from the Green Party of the United States, including a list of 2011 candidates who will be at the event:

The meeting will take place August 5-7 at Green Fest in Alfred, western New York; Greens will begin planning for the 2012 elections, including the presidential race; Elizabeth May, Canadian Green member of Parliament, and economist David C.Read more ...

Wednesday, March 16th, 9PM East, 6 PM West, Green Party “Livestream” on nukes in Japan and USA

Green Party US (via Gregg Jocoy at Green Party Watch):

Watch GreenStream Wednesday March 16 Nuclear Power in Japan & the US
By US Green Party on LIVESTREAM

Watch GreenStream Wednesday tomorrow night, March 16 at 6pm PT, 9pm ET. We’ll be discussing Japan’s nuclear disaster, US nuclear power plants and the 32rd anniversary of Three Mile Island with special guests, Howie Hawkins and Randall Amster.… Read more ...

Videos from Green Party of Monmouth County, NJ regional conference on healthcare and labor

Below are videos posted on Youtube from the Green Party of Monmouth County.  On February 27th, they hosted a regional conference on “the Greens, labor, and healthcare,” featuring speakers and performers including Hugh Giordano of the Green Party of Philadelphia, folk singer Tom Neilson, Howie Hawkins of the Green Party of New York, and Margaret Flowers of Physicians for a National Health Program.… Read more ...

Green Party Watch: Poll for GP Prez 2012

At Green Party Watch, there is a poll about potential Green Party Presidential candidates for 2012. The list was created by the website Green Party Watch,  so it is not official. Though, the community of Green Party Watch includes many Green Party leaders and insiders.

On the list are:

Jared Ball (DC)
Rosa Clemente (NY)
Tom Clements (SC)
Howie Hawkins (NY)
Jesse Johnson (WV)
Cynthia McKinney (GA)
Jill Stein (MA)
kat swift (TX)
Laura Wells (CA)
Rich Whitney (IL)

There is also a space to vote for “Another Green Party candidate not listed here”.… Read more ...

Green Party’s Howie Hawkins Challenges NY Governor Cuomo’s “Alice in Wonderland Approach to Budget”

Green Party of NY State via On The Wilder Side:

Hawkins Opposes Cuomo’s Proposals for Tax Cuts to the Rich, Job Cuts

Says Single Payer Health Care is the Solution to Medicaid

Howie Hawkins, the former Green Party candidate for Governor, said today that Cuomo’s proposals to resolve the state’s alleged $9 billion state budget deficit by giving a $5 billion tax cut for the wealthy and laying off more than 10,000 state workers was doomed to failure and would be rejected by state lawmakers.… Read more ...