2002 Philadelphia Convention

Green Party of the United States
Philadelphia Convention

July 18-21, 2002
Holiday Inn on Independence Mall

"Those who reap the blessings of freedom must undergo the fatigue of supporting it"
~ Thomas Paine

from the Welcome Address to Philadelphia by Ben Manski for the Steering Committee.

The Friday night rally included special guests Ralph Nader, Medea Benjamin and Cheri Honkala. Musical guests were Judy Gorman, David Rovics and Dana Lyons. Additional speakers included Green Party candidates Michael Morrill (Gov of PA), Peter Camejo (Gov of CA), Donna Warren (Lt. Gov of CA), Ted Glick (NJ Senate) and Vivian Houghton (AG of DE).

Why a midterm convention?

Press Releases
July 17 | July 18

National Committee Meeting Minutes
Steering Election Results

For more information about this event, please contact Dean Myerson.

Green Party 
PO Box 57065 
Washington, D.C. 20037  
202-319-7191 or toll-free (US): 866-41GREEN


Ralph Nader at the Green Party Midterm Convention
July 19, 2002.  Aired on C-Span's American Politics on August 11.
Watch the program on C-Span

Ralph Nader on C-Span's Washington Journal, July 21, 2002.
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Dean Myerson discusses the Green Party’s plans for this election year and the future on C-Span, July 6, 2002
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Campaign 2002

Green Party candidates
Includes links to all Green Party candidacies since 1985.

2002 Green Party Candidate Pledge
Signed by over 40 Green Party candidates for the U.S. Congress.

Coordinated Campaign Committee
Includes campaign manual and information about candidate internships.