Green Party Says Environmental Concerns Must be Priority in Sandy Cleanup and Rebuilding Effort

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  The Green Party of New York State has called for environmental concerns to be a priority in the response to the devastating impact of Hurricane Sandy. “Failure to pay adequate attention to environmental concerns for decades is a major reason why this storm was so damaging. We need to make sure that the Governor, [...]

GP to Obama: The problem isn’t just foreign oil, it’s all fossil fuels


Green Party to Obama: Whether foreign or domestic, it’s time for America to cut oil and gas from our energy diet WASHINGTON, DC — President Obama’s energy policy shows a dangerous disconnect from the real nature of the current energy crisis, said Green Party candidates and leaders, who promoted the “Green New Deal” as a [...]

On Earth Day, Green Party Urges Cuomo to Shut Down Nukes, Ban Hydrofracking

NY Should Invest in a Green New Deal to Provide Jobs and a Carbon Free Economy State Party co-chair Peter LaVenia & Issues Chair Mark Dunlea appeared  on Capital Saturday, April 22, on YNN discussing Earth Day, hydrofraking, nuke plants and alternative energy. The appearance can be viewed on the YNN web site. The Green [...] Continue reading

Green Party leaders call for a moratorium on nuclear plants

Greens also called for a close monitoring by US agencies of radiation levels throughout the Pacific and along the west coast, with accurate information published about any radioactivity discovered in these areas, especially in farm produce and other fo... Continue reading

Fukushima Radioactive Release Should Serve as Warning Greens Urge Obama to Withdraw Loan Guarantees for Nukes

"We are horrified, but not at all surprised by this latest nuclear accident," said Denice Traina, a health-care worker residing in Augusta Georgia and former co-chair of the Georgia Green Party. "Fukushima has now joined Chernobyl and Three Mile Islan... Continue reading

Third-party gubernatorial candidates push for ban on hydraulic fracturing

[From: The Ithaca Journal] While no major party gubernatorial candidates in either state have carried the banner for a hydraulic fracturing moratorium, both New York and Pennsylvania have fringe candidates who have made the fight against the natural gas drilling technique one of their top priorities. New York Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins, a Syracuse [...] Continue reading