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4th Green Party Debate hosted by @greenballot

The Fourth Green Party debate hosted online by Green Ballot.

While all Green candidates were invited, but only Sedinam Kinamo Christin Moyowasifza Curry, Chad Wilson, and Kent Mesplay attended.

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Howie Hawkins Wins Texas Primary

The Green Party of Texas held a primary today using approval voting.  Longtime Green Party activist and co-founder Howie Hawkins won with 80 percent approval, more than double his nearest opponent. The result earns Hawkins 20 of Texas’ 26 delegates up for grabs in the primary.

“Thank you, Texas,” tweets Hawkins, who leads all Green Party presidential candidates with a total of 71 delegates from Green primaries. … Read more ...

GP.org List of Green Party Presidential Candidates

GP.org, the Green Party’s official website, lists the following individuals as candidates for the party’s 2020 presidential nomination.   Each candidate name link below downloads an official questionnaire the candidate filled out for the party:

The party does not explain what criteria it uses for candidate inclusion.… Read more ...

2020 Green Party primary candidates and speculation

Ever since it’s creation, the Green Party has been known for nominating candidates like consumer advocate Ralph Nader in 1996 & 2000, political activist David Cobb in 2004, former representative Cynthia McKinney in 2008, and physician Jill Stein in 2012 & 2016. It’s also been involved in a heap of controversy due to Nader and Stein being attributed to the loss of the Democratic Candidates in each of their latter races via the debated spoiler effect.… Read more ...

Full videos of May 9th Green Party presidential debate on RT America released

From American Third Party Report, May 11th, 2016:

On May 9th, 2016, three candidates seeking the Green Party presidential nomination participated in a presidential debate on RT America: Kent Mesplay, Sedinam Kinamo Christin Moyowasifsza and Jill Stein. Yesterday, the RT America program that hosted the show, Watching the Hawks, released the full footage of the debate, separated into two videos.… Read more ...

Stein leads unscientific online Green Party presidential poll

greencandidatesAn unscientific online poll on the race for the Green Party presidential nomination shows Jill Stein in the lead with 47.9%, followed by Darryl Cherney 27.9%, William P. Kreml 8.6%, Sedinam Kinamo Christin Moyowasifza Curry 7.1%, and Kent Mesplay 2.9%. In addition, 5.7% of the 142 respondents wrote in other names.… Read more ...

Five presidential contenders address Green Party annual conference

greensFive announced or potential 2016 Green Party presidential candidates — Darryl Cherney, Sedinam Kinamo Christin Moyowasifza Curry, Bill Kreml, Kent Mesplay, and Jill Stein — addressed a candidate forum at the Green Party annual conference in St. Louis Friday evening.

The 90-minute forum can be viewed below:

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Green Party says five may be seeking presidential nomination

greenballotIn a news release, the Green Party said “a growing field of hopefuls” may be seeking the party’s presidential nomination, with retired professor Bill Kreml, party activist Kent Mesplay, and 2012 nominee Jill Stein in the race.

In addition, the GP said, “Earth First! co-founder Darryl Cherney and California party activist KCM Curry have both been testing the waters.”… Read more ...

Mesplay seeking Green Party presidential nomination

mesplay Biomedical engineer Kent Mesplay announced Wednesday evening that he is seeking the Green Party presidential nomination for the fourth consecutive election. Mesplay finished third in the balloting at the 2012 Green convention, where Jill Stein was nominated on the first ballot. Roseanne Barr received one-quarter of the delegates’ votes, while Mesplay received six percent.… Read more ...

Update on Other Green Party Presidential Candidates ahead of the National Convention

While physician Jill Stein is the presumptive Green Party presidential nominee after securing a total of 205 delegates with her victory in the California primary, four additional candidates with delegates that are still in the race hope to pull off an upset or claim the party’s vice-presidential nomination at the July 12-15 nominating convention in Baltimore.  … Read more ...

Green Party: Support Public Financing over Corporate Cash!

With the deadline for public matching funds fast approaching, the Green Party is making one final push to get their candidates to raise enough money.

The Supreme Court just made another ruling allowing unlimited corporate money into state and local elections. The justices had an opportunity to revisit the awful decision they made in Citizens United, but chose corporate greed over democracy for a second time.

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Green Party Primary Debate to Occur This Weekend in San Francisco

Richard Winger of Ballot Access News reports that there is a Green Party primary debate coming up this weekend in San Francisco:

The Green Party presidential candidates will debate each other in San Francisco on Saturday, May 12. The debate will include Roseanne Barr, Kent Mesplay, and Jill Stein. The location is the Victoria Theater at 2961 16th Street, at the corner of Mission.

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