While the Green Party won't be selecting our presidential nominee for a year and a half, the race for the 2020 Green Party presidential nomination has already begun. An Active Candidates List is being maintained by the Presidential Campaign Support Committee, but a short list of active candidates is being maintained by the Presidential Campaign Support Committee.

They are Roland G. Aranjo, Alan Augustson, Sedinam Kinamo Christin Moyowasifiza Curry, Howie Hawkins, Dario Hunter, Dennis Lambert, David Rolde, Ian Schlakman and Jason Vaughan.

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Dennis Lambert Presidential Campaign announcement

It is a burden for Dennis Lambert to announce he is running for President of the United States. With the current failing political climate, and the failing environmental climate, it is not something that Dennis takes lightly nor easily. There are over 20 Democrats vying for the nomination for president, and the Republican Party has no courage to run another candidate against Donald Trump. Continue reading

2020 Green Party Presidential Newsletter

From the Green Party’s Presidential Campaign Support Committee (PCSC) Updated PCSC Web Pages The PCSC web pages have been updated for 2020. These pages provide some essential information on how to run for the Green Party nomination. They provide links to documents of interest to candidates and to Green Party voters. An attempt has been made to eliminate obsolete information from the 2016 campaign. Continue reading

How to Run on the Green New Deal in 2020

Now that some Democrats are promoting a Green New Deal — the signature program of the Green Party for the last decade—how should Green Party candidates run on that program in 2020? Green Party Origins of the Green New Deal by Howie Hawkins I was the first US candidate to run for office campaigning for a Green New Deal in 2010. As the Green Party candidate for Governor of New York, I called for a Green New Deal of more progressive taxes to fund expanded public spending on public schools, single-payer health care, public housing, and a job-creating emergency program for 100% clean energy by 2020. Continue reading

Ian Schlakman is running for President

Ian Schlakman, former Maryland Green Party Candidate for Governor, is running for President Ian Schlakman, the 2018 Green Party Candidate for Governor of Maryland, is running for the Green Party presidential nomination on a campaign platform of solidarity. If you’re an active Green Party member then you already know that the Green Party has the best policy platform of all the political parties. Our policies promote grassroots democracy, urgently addressing the climate crisis and a more peaceful planet. We know as Greens that our platform is the best one out there, not just for activists, but for students, people of color, the working class, the poor, the homeless and more.  Continue reading

Green candidate: "We have an opportunity"

Albuquerque, New Mexico – Alan Augustson sees an opportunity to put a Green in the White House. "The Democratic Party is in chaos," Augustson wrote to his campaign website, and on social media. "We have a unique opportunity, if we're willing to seize it." Continue reading

Green candidate's answer to the Census question: 'Lie'

Albuquerque, New Mexico – Alan Augustson suggested today that people "lie" in response to the 2020 Census's contested 'citizenship question'. "You are ruled by liars, thieves and murderers," Augustson posted to his website and to social media. "You have no moral obligation to help them harm you, and there is no credible threat to you or your family by obstructing their injustices." Continue reading

Augustson announces candidacy for 2020 Presidential Election

Augustson: ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Alan Augustson has announced his bid for the 2020 Green Party nomination for President of the United States. "Where (Barack) Obama failed, where Bernie (Sanders) would fail, where Beto (O'Rourke) or whomever won’t even try, I can succeed," Augustson wrote in a posting to social media and his campaign website, referring to the combined effects of economic collapse and catastrophic climate change. Continue reading

Rabbi and Green Party presidential hopeful visiting ‘Israel-Palestine’

Pictured above are Dario Hunter and Reem Hazzan. April 9, 2019, Times of Israel – Dario Hunter, an Ohio rabbi seeking the Green Party's 2020 presidential nomination, is visiting Israel as part of what he calls the "Building Bridges Tour." Continue reading

Equal access for all candidates

Joint Statement – A Joint Statement from Green Party Presidential Candidates Calling for EQUAL ACCESS FOR ALL CANDIDATES As candidates for the Green Party Presidential nomination, we express our deep disappointment over the choice of certain state party conventions to provide speaking opportunities for one campaign while denying the same opportunity to all others. Continue reading

Tax Day 2019

Hawkins – Tax Day 2019: Time To End Taxes To Confront Inequality And Implement An Ecosocialist Green New Deal. One area where the two parties of the millionaires and billionaires put in place policies that favor the rich are tax laws. Tax policy has favored the wealthy under both parties, but the Trump-administration has brought this tax corruption to new levels. We need to transform tax policy to build the working class base of the economy, shrink the wealth divide, and confront the climate crisis. An honest analysis of the tax code calls out in stark detail the extreme injustice of the economy in the United States. Continue reading