Final schedule of events for news media at Green Party's Annual National Meeting in Newark, July 13-16
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Jill Stein, the Green Party's 2016 presidential nominee, New Jersey gubernatorial candidate Seth Kaper-Dale, and other Green candidates and officeholders will speak at press conferences during the Green Party's 2017 Annual National Meeting in Newark, New Jersey, this week.
Greens will convene from Thursday, July 13, until Sunday, July 16, at the New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark. The 2017 meeting will feature Green Party panels, workshops, meetings of the Green National Committee, and other events.
Green Party of the United States
For Immediate Release:
Monday, July 10, 2017
Scott McLarty, Media Director, 202-904-7614, [email protected]
Tamar Yager, Co-Chair of the Annual National Meeting Committee, 502-296-3849
Jill Stein to make announcement, Green candidates from New Jersey and other states to speak at press conferences
When: Thursday, July 13 to Sunday, July 16
Where: New Jersey Institute of Technology, 323 Dr Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Newark, NJ
Campus site: http://www.njit.edu
Campus map and directions: http://www.njit.edu/about/visit/gettingtonjit.php
Meeting web site
Meeting location, parking, transportation, registration, Wifi, and other useful information
GreenStream: Livestreaming of press conferences and other events during the meeting
Dr. Stein will make an announcement at a press conference beginning at 4 p.m. on Thursday, July 13. Green candidates from New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, and other states will participate in two press conferences Friday morning. A schedule of press conferences and other events for news media is appended below.
The meeting in Newark is open to the media and public. Registration is on-site. Members of the media may sign in at the main registration table when they arrive. The location is Campus Center at 150 Bleeker Street.
The Green Party of New Jersey is this year's host for the Annual National Meeting. GPNJ has organized local affiliates in Newark and Essex County. More information about the Green Party's 2017 Annual National Meeting will be announced in the coming months.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS for News Media at the Green Party's Annual National Meeting
(subject to change)
Thursday, July 13
Opening press conference, 4 p.m.
Meeting organizers; local, state, and national Green Party leaders; Jill Stein, 2016 Green presidential nominee, Seth Kaper-Dale, 2017 Green candidate for Governor of New Jersey (Location: Campus Center, Room 240)
Opening Reception with Panels sponsored by the Green Party of New Jersey and the Black Caucus (Ballroom A)
Friday, July 14
Press conference, 9:00 a.m.
Green candidates running in New Jersey (Campus Center, Room 240)
- Barry Bendar for Ocean County Freeholder in New Jersey
- Seth Kaper-Dale for Governor of New Jersey
- Mico Lucide, for New Jersey General Assembly, Legislative District 2
- Sean Stratton, for New Jersey General Assembly, Legislative District 18
Press conference, 11 a.m.
Green candidates running in other states besides New Jersey (Campus Center, Room 240)
- Constance Gadell-Newton for Governor of Ohio in 2018
- Mirna Martínez, member of the Board of Education of New London, Connecticut, running for reelection
- Jules Mermelstein for Pennsylvania Superior Court Judge
- David Ochmanowicz, for School Board in Quakertown, Pennsylvania
- Jeff Peress, for City Council of Glen Cove, Long Island, New York
A schedule of all events at the meeting is online.
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