Hey Folks! Here is your chance to contribute to planning workshops & panel discussions at the 2016 GPUS Presidential Nominating Convention being held in Houston August 4-7. The submission deadline is March 15th!
Green Party Presidential candidate Sedinam Kinamo Christin Moyowasifza-Curry visited with Houston area Greens on her way to a debate in Louisiana. Stops during her visit included talking to students at TSU, visiting SHAPE Community Center & community radio station 90.1 KPFT. For more images of her tour, click here. Also during her stay, Brother Rob of the Black Wall Street Journal interviewed Ms. Curry for Greenwatch, and that interview is available here.
In its largest field of candidates to date, the Green Party of Texas received applications from at least 54 candidates in races across the state, not including the five Green Party candidates filed for President. For a detailed list of candidates, click here.
Your Green Party of Texas State Executive Committee has been hard at work. In addition to helping Presidential Candidate Dr. Jill Stein tour Texas recently, GPTX SEC also has opened the call for candidates on the 2016 ballot. If you are interested in running for office as a Green in 2016, click here for an application form and official information & complete this survey to coordinate with GPTX. The window for filing closes December 14th, so the time to stand as a candidate in support of people, peace, & planet over profit is now!
Please return your completed & notarized candidate application to your county or state co-chairs and mail your original to:
Green Party of Texas
P.O. Box 271080
Houston, TX 77277-1080
Once your application is received, you will be placed on the ballot for the appropriate Green nominating convention.Read more