Statement on Amazon’s HQ2 RFP

GREEN PARTY Allegheny County Pennsylvania October 18, 2017        Contact: Tim Jones, 412/552-8145,                 David Hughes, 412/421-4163 THE GREEN PARTY OF ALLEGHENY COUNTY URGES MAYOR AND COUNTY EXECUTIVE TO INCLUDE CONDITIONS ON AMAZON PROPOSAL. PITTSBURGH–The Green Party of Allegheny County (GPOAC) understands that Pittsburgh Mayor Bill […]

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First Call for 2018 Candidates!

We’re looking for a candidate to run for US Representative in the PA 18th Congressional district to run against Tim Murphy! Interested in this, or other races in 2018? Read on for more! With the impending resignation of US Representative Tim Murphy from PA 18th Congressional district, Greens have a terrific opportunity to get a […]

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GPofPA Quarterly Meeting in Pittsburgh Nov 18th

Please join the Green Party of Allegheny County as we host the quarterly meeting of the Green Party of Pennsylvania on November 18th at the Pittsburgh Mennonite Church. The business meeting will be from 9am to 5pm, with a potluck social planned for 5pm to 7pm immediately following the meeting. The business meeting includes planning […]

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Vote Nov 7th for Jules

A reminder that you must register to vote by October 10th to vote in the general election this November. This November will include important local and statewide positions, including several court positions for 10 year terms. Jules Mermelstein is the Green Party of Pennsylvania candidate for PA Superior Court. Jules is running to uphold our […]

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We Must End Two-Party Duopoly

Harvard Business School recently released new research about how our two-party duopoly is stifling competition in political thought and hurting America [1]. In a nutshell, the research says that the duopoly of Democrats and Republicans has become self-serving, more interested in retaining its major party status, fundraising lots of money, and keeping others out of […]

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Opposing PA Budget Cuts to Environment and Transit

The Green Party of Allegheny County is opposed to the Pennsylvania House Republican plan to plug a state budget shortfall with cuts to essential services and environmental protections, putting corporate profits over people and planet. Some of the proposed provisions include harmful effects to our environment and health: reducing environmental protection by cutting funding to […]

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Ban Fracking in Delaware River Basin

The Green Party of Allegheny County encourages Governor Tom Wolf to vote to permanently ban fracking within the Delaware River Basin watershed [1]. Fracking and the fossil fuel industry as a whole produce pollution that damages our health as well as our environment. Allegheny County already has some of the worst air in the country, leading […]

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General Assembly Agenda for September 2017

As a reminder, our monthly regularly-scheduled general assembly is the first Thursday of each month at 7pm. We will be meeting this coming Thursday at 7pm at The tentative agenda is as follows: 1.)  Bylaws Discussion: a. Review of changes from the convention b. Tabled items that needed hammered out c. Voting on new proposals […]

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PA Nuclear Energy Forum and Petition

We are Pennsylvania residents over the age of 18.  We love our state’s clean air, pure water and natural environment.    Pennsylvania Constitution, Article 1, Section 27 recognizes these three as our “public natural resources”.  They are our “common property”.  State government employees are acting as “trustee” to protect Pennsylvania’s air, water and other natural resources. […]

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Volunteers Needed for JULES MERMELSTEIN FOR SUPERIOR COURT!

Jules Mermelstein, the Green Party of Pennsylvania candidate for PA Superior Court, recently collected and turned in over 4300 signatures from statewide, and has qualified to be on the ballot this November. Congratulations to Jules and his team! Now, Jules is switching to campaign mode, and is looking for volunteers to help campaign in the […]

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