Tag Archives: Matching funds

Jill Stein Campaign Reports Details on Matching Funds Success

Posted at JillStein.org:

We are very proud to announce that Jill Stein is the first ever Green Party presidential candidate, and as of July 1st, the only 2012 progressive presidential candidate, to secure the necessary public support to qualify for federal matching funds!

The Stein campaign has released a semi-final report of donations raised in its Double Your Green campaign, as follows below.… Read more ...

Jill Stein Campaign Appears to Qualify for Primary Season Matching Funds


You did it. As of 10:30pm Mountain time on June 30th, the states of Arizona and Connecticut had clealry surpassed their matching funds requirements. They became the 21st and 20th states, respectively, to qualify. Washington D.C. is very close: Only $499 short of qualifying.

Tomorrow we will provide an initial report about this matching fund drive.

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Jill Stein aiming for matching funds

Dave Schwab at Green Party Watch:

Massachusetts Green-Rainbow Party gubernatorial candidate Jill Stein has set a goal of raising $125,000 by mid-September. Once Stein raises at least $125,000, her campaign is eligible for 1-to-1 matching funds. Here is an email she recent sent to supporters:

This is just a quick note to update you on our ongoing signature drive, and ask for your support as we start the transition into the final 100 days of the campaign – things are about to dramatically accelerate.… Read more ...

McKinney qualifies for federal matching funds in 10 states, working on more

Posted by Ronald Kane Hardy at
Green Party Watch

In the last two weeks, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and the District of Columbia have passed the 5K threshold. In Wisconsin volunteers raised over $3,000 in 3 days.

In order to qualify for Federal Matching Funds, a candidate must raise over $5,000 in each of 20 states, in contributions of no more than $250 per individual.

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Rosa Clemente piece in U. Albany Times Union

By way of Ronald Kane Hardy at
Green Party Watch

Article about Albany Alum (and GP VP) Rosa Clemente by Mark Perry in the Times Union:

Rosa Clemente came to the University at Albany at a heady time for minority student activism.

There were demands for more students of color. Organizing.

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Nader on Obama and Israel; gets $411,000 in federal matching funds

A new message at votenader.org

Why is it important to have Ralph Nader on the ballot in November?

Without him, the plight of the Palestinian people will not be an issue in this year’s election.

How do we know?

Because Obama/McCain stand with the militaristic right wing AIPAC lobby in the United States.

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