Montana Green wins federal injunction

We're pleased to announce that the federal district issued a ruling granting our injunction today! However, in order to appear on the ballot we must prove our Montana Green Party candidate, Thomas Breck, has a "substantial modicum of support" by collecting 400 signatures, tomorrow! Together we can do this, but WE NEED ALL YOUR HELP!! We will be beginning our petition drive first thing in the morning and we will not be stopping until we have achieved our goal! Donate if you can. Continue reading

Cheri Honkala files lawsuit in federal court for a new election

I wanted to send you an update on the status of the special election in the 197th district. On Thursday, we filed a lawsuit in federal court. The lawsuit asks the court to void the March 21st election because of widespread voter intimidation and election fraud tactics, that those in violation of election code are held accountable, and that a new, fairly-run election be held within 90 days. Continue reading

Green Party Candidate Sues For Inclusion On Special Congressional Election Ballot

39 year-old Thomas Breck of Missoula is the Green Party candidate for the Congressional seat vacated by Ryan Zinke, who was recently confirmed as Secretary of the Interior. Breck, the father of three, is a carpenter and a student at the University of Montana. He explains why the Green Party has had to sue to be included on the special election ballot set for May 25. Continue reading

Honkala to file suit in Federal Court to void election

Earlier today Samuel C. Stretton sent notice to the Philadelphia Elections Commission his intention to file suit in Federal Court to void Tuesday's Special Election in North Philadelphia. The suit is being filed on behalf of Green Party candidate Cheri Honkala. Some of what voters had to face on Tuesday can be found here. Continue reading

BREAKING: Honkala Campaign Warns of Voter Intimidation

Calls on District Attorney and City Commissioners to uphold election integrity PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — Earlier today, Cheri Honkala got word of voter intimidation and irregularities taking place during the special election in the 197th district. Continue reading

Philadelphia's Latino Clergy to Endorse Cheri Honkala

Long-time Activist Enters Special Election Race and Picks Up National Endorsements PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — Cheri Honkala, a well-known Kensington-based anti-poverty activist and candidate for Pennsylvania State Representative in the 197th district has been endorsed by pastors who lead Latino congregations in this heavily Spanish-speaking district. Continue reading

MEDIA ADVISORY: Philadelphia's Community Leaders Back Cheri Honkala

Long-time Activist Enters Special Election Race and Picks Up Support Cheri Honkala, a well-known Kensington-based anti-poverty activist and candidate for Pennsylvania State Representative in the 197th state legislative district, will be endorsed by pastors who lead Latino congregations in this heavily Spanish-speaking district, as well as community and labor leaders. Continue reading

It's Time to Sign Up to Help Cheri Honkala WIN

An important message for all who want to support Cheri Honkala's bid for State Representative in the 197th less than one week away! On Tuesday March 21 we will be mobilizing Greens from Philadelphia & surrounding counties -- some are planning to travel from as far away as Lancaster and York -- to volunteer at the polls for this historic special election. Continue reading

Hawkins anticipates run for mayor of Syracuse, his third in as many decades

It's not official yet, but Syracuse Green Party stalwart Howie Hawkins expects to join the crowded field running for the mayor of Syracuse. Hawkins hopes the third time could be the charm in his races for mayor; this will be the third decade in a row if he chooses to enter the race. "In the '90s it was a struggle to get on the ballot and even get in the debates," Hawkins says. "We were not taken seriously by the media, the public thought we were Greenpeace, not the Green Party. By the 2000s we got in the debates, and people thought we had some good ideas, and our votes started rising." Continue reading

Alex White is running for Rochester Mayor

Another candidate and a familiar name in local politics will announce he’s running for Rochester Mayor. Alex White will officially announce on Thursday that he will be a candidate. He has run for mayor twice before on the local Green Party Line. Continue reading