2014 Election Results

Congratulations to our 2014 GPNYS candidates!

Howie Hawkins, Governor and Brian Jones, Lt. Governor: 176,269, 4.74%

Ramon Jimenez, Attorney General: 76,697, 2.06%

Theresa Portelli, Comptroller: 92,926, 2.50%

Hank Bardel, CD11, Brooklyn/Staten Island: 2,558, 2.43%

Paul Gilman – State Senate, District 11 Queens: 2,688, 6.32%

Carl Lundgren – State Senate, District 34 Bronx/Westchester: 1,547, 3.80%

Jeff Peress – State Assembly, District 13 Nassau: 367, 1.25%

Daniel Zuger- State Assembly, District 85 Bronx: 87, 0.83%

Daniel Vila CD13, Manhattan/Bronx: 9,231, 10.72%

William Stevenson CD2, LI: 2,197, 1.56%

Matt Funiciello, CD21, North Country: 18,404, 10.90%

Green Party: Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby ruling should boost the movements for single-payer national health care and abolition of corporate personhood

Green Party leaders and candidates strongly condemned the Supreme Court's Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores ruling, and said that the decision should motivate more people to demand single-payer national health care and abolition of corporate "personhood."

Green Party Member Files Paperwork Against Notary in Petition Controversy



ORNING, N.Y. (WETM-18) – A local member of the Green Party who had his name fraudulently circulated for a possible run in the 23rd Congressional District is taking action against the man responsible.

Darin Robbins says he has filed paperwork with the New York Department of State, looking to have Aaron Keister’s notary public license revoked. WETM first brought you this story back in May, when magazine Mother Jones said “shenanigans” were being pulled in the district by a Republican operative.

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Green Party Nominates Hawkins/Jones for Gubernatorial Ticket

Jimenez wins AG nod, Portelli for Comptroller

howie.jpg Howie Hawkins won the Green Party nomination for Governor in Troy on Saturday, setting up a rematch with Andrew Cuomo. Hawkins says he plans to challenge the 1% tag team of Cuomo and Republican nominee Astorino on economic, climate change and criminal justice issues. Hawkins also wants NY to go carbon free with a 100%, clean renewable energy by 2030, while providing a public living wage job to any New Yorker who needs one.

The Greens selected NYC Educator Brian Jones to highlight their opposition to Cuomo’s education policies promoting privatization of the education system, including his promotion of the Common Core agenda and charter schools. The Greens are seeking full funding to meet the educational needs of New Yorkers, including free tuition at CUNY and SUNY.

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