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Connecticut’s New London Day reports that “two years ago, the members of the Waterford Green Party were trying to just get candidates from their party on to the town’s ballot,” but on Tuesday, “the small but determined group had successfully run a candidate for a townwide office — albeit in an uncontested race — and […]
The Green Party of California announced that at least 10 of the 12 Greens or Green-endorsed candidates on the ballot across the state on Tuesday were elected. The winners were: James Clay Carver, South Bay Union School District Governing Board Member (incumbent) Jacob Coan, South Bay Union School District Governing Board Member (incumbent) Nanette Corley, […]
Green Party-endorsed candidate Francisco Herrera finished second of six candidates in Tuesday’s San Francisco mayoral election. Democratic incumbent Ed Lee was re-elected with 57% of the vote. Herrera received 15%.
Marin County, California Green Party co-chair Marnie Glickman has been elected to the Dixie School Board in San Rafael, California. Glickman finished second out of four candidates with 28% of the vote. The top two finishers won seats. The Marin Independent Journal endorsed Glickman in late September.
Raymond Blackwell, Syracuse, New York school board 7% (fifth place — top four elected) Frank Cetera, Syracuse, New York city council 21% (three-way race) Kenneth Collins, New Jersey Assembly, District 24 4% (five-way race) Kristin Combs, Philadelphia city council 1% (12th place — top seven elected) Trahern Crews, St. Paul, Minnesota city council 14% (two-way […]
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Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein campaigned in Maine this weekend in advance of municipal elections in the state on Tuesday. WGME-TV Portland reports on its website that Stein spoke at the University of Southern Maine, saying she “supports living wages for workers, eliminating student debt and reigning in big banks.” Stein “said she’s not […]