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Green Party candidates will appear on Maryland ballots in November

Voters in Baltimore’s 12th District will now have a choice between incumbent Councilman Robert Stokes and teacher Franca Muller Paz Maryland voters will have more options this November – and Democrats will face a little more competition – after the Maryland Green Party’s petition for ballot access won state approval today. Their names now appear on the Maryland State Board of Elections 2020 General Election Candidate’s List. Continue reading

The Maryland Green Party is on the Ballot! MGP August Newsletter

Breaking News: WE ARE ON THE BALLOT! BALTIMORE – Thousands of Maryland voters demonstrated their conviction that non-corporate parties have an important place on our state ballot. Voters across the state included their signatures on petitions that we submitted to the Board of Elections earlier this month. It was announced today that the Maryland Green Party successfully collected enough signatures, ensuring a choice for voters in the state who recognize the futility and rotted system of the corporate duopoly. Franca Paz Muller in Baltimore, George Gluck in Rockville and Presidential and Vice-presidential candidates Howie Hawkins and Angela Walker will be listed on our ballots. These candidates and their volunteers, as well as MGP activists and members across the state put in hours of effort to make this happen. Special shout-out to MGPers Andy Ellis, Hunt Hobbs and Tim Willard for their extraordinary dedication and tireless work. Sign up to get your mail-in ballot and change your affiliation to the Green Party! Continue reading

PA Greens not silenced by Democrats

Planning to Keep Green Solutions for Health, Economic, and Environmental Crises on 2020 Ballot PHILADELPHIA – Pennsylvania finds democracy and ballot choice under attack again as the Democratic Party has filed in court to prevent Green Party candidates from appearing on the November ballot. The Green Party of Pennsylvania (GPPA) received information that its four statewide candidates were legally challenged by the Democratic Party of PA on Monday, August 10. Continue reading

Indiana Green Party announces state congress

Join the Indiana Green Party for the 2020 State Congress. Congress will be virtual this year! The tentative agenda for our 2020 Congress is below. Come and meet fellow Greens, help us shape our platform, discuss future candidacies, and more. Due to the pandemic and the Congress being virtual this year, there is no cost to attend the event. Any donation you would be willing to give would certainly be welcome! Continue reading

Are you a Green running for office? Let us know!

It is hard to believe we are less than 90 days away from the 2020 Presidential Election on November 3rd! Surely this year tops the list of most eventful in recent history! Despite the challenges of a pandemic, community hardships and the burden of an economic crisis, Green still believe that a better world is possible. We KNOW the common sense solutions to address inequity and injustice, and indeed, we have built an entire platform on those solutions! Continue reading

Green-Rainbow Party announces meeting dates

Join us for this year's annual GRP Convention Independent Politics and the Uprising For People, Planet and Peace Bypassing the parties of war, Wall Street & white supremacy! BOSTON – This year, the Green-Rainbow Party Convention will be virtual and *FREE*. Donations appreciated to help cover costs!The convention will host a series of exciting weekly workshops, beginning Saturday, August 8, (details below). The workshops will be recorded and available on our website. These will be followed by the annual Green-Rainbow Party business meeting, including inspired keynote speakers, on Saturday, September 26, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Continue reading

Green Party and Libertarian Party file joint lawsuit fighting ballot access restrictions

ALBANY, NY, July 27, 2020 – The Green Party of New York (GPNY) and the Libertarian Party of New York (LPNY) filed a Federal lawsuit today in the Southern District of New York to invalidate restrictive ballot access provisions passed as a rider to the FY2021 State Budget. Since 1936, minor political parties in New York have been required to obtain 50,000 votes for their gubernatorial candidate every four years in order to achieve and maintain ballot status. The GPNY achieved ballot status in 2010, and has since maintained it, while the LPNY achieved ballot status in 2018. Continue reading

Want to vote Green in 2020?

Then Do This Now! MADISON, Wi – We are now in the final week of our 2020 Wisconsin Green Party ballot petition drive. If you want to be able to vote for Howie Hawkins and Angela Walker on the Green ticket in 2020, please act now to make sure our candidates are on the ballot in November – we need your help! Continue reading

North Carolina Green Party stands against police violence

The North Carolina Green Party cosponsors protests against police violence and racism and calls for immediate end to police immunity PITTSBORO, NC – The North Carolina Green Party (NCGP) continues to emphatically support the protests and actions in North Carolina, across the US, and around the world that have arisen in response to decades of systemic police violence and institutionalized racism that culminated in the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis on May 25, 2020. Continue reading

July 2020 Green Party of Texas newsletter

HOUSTON – The Green Party of the United States nominating convention held July 11th finalized our Presidential & Vice-Presidential nominees. Congratulations to Howie Hawkins & Angela Walker who won broad approval throughout the party. Follow them on Twitter @HowieHawkins & @AngelaNWalker. GPTX supports our nominees! Great news! Hawkins/Walker 2020 has already qualified for federal matching funds. So donations through most of August can be DOUBLED, letting the campaign put more into ballot access efforts! Continue reading