Green Party to Judicial Candidates: Don't Steal Our Ballot Line

The Green Party handed out the statement below at the judicial candidates forum at the Southwest Community Center tonight urging voters not to vote for three judicial candidates who filed Green Party designating petitions: Democrat Frank B. Pelosi for City Court Judge, Republican Loretta R. Kilpatrick for Surrogate's Court Judge, and Republican Michele Pirro Bailey for Family Court Judge.

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NY Single-Payer Health Care Would Save City $80 Million a Year

Greens Call on Sen. DeFrancisco To Be Deciding Vote for Passage

Green Party candidates for city offices said today that the city and school district would save $80 million a year if the New York Health Act is adopted.

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Greens to Release Savings to City Budget from Adoption of NY Health Act

The Green Party will release their cost estimates for how much the city, the school district, and the county will save on the health care costs for their public employees if the New York Health Act now pending in the New York state senate is enacted.

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Green Mayoral Candidate Howie Hawkins to Run for a Sustainable Syracuse

Green Party's mayoral candidate, Howie Hawkins, made his candidacy official Thursday. He said he is running for a "Sustainable Syracuse," which he described as "a fiscally, economically, and ecologically sustainable prosperity."

Speaking to reporters and supporters Thursday afternoon at the Event Center on the south side of Syracuse, Hawkins outlined an "action plan" of policies to bring about his Sustainable Syracuse vision.

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Howie Hawkins to Declare for Mayor Today

Howie Hawkins will declare his candidacy for mayor of Syracuse today, Thursday, May 4 at 2 pm the The Event Center at the corner of S. Salina St. and Brighton Ave.

Hawkins will outline his strategic vision for the future of Syracuse during a Hawkins administration, his action plan for realizing that vision, and his plan for winning the election.

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Consensus Commission’s Metro Government Proposal is the “Consolidation of Segregation”

Green Party Calls for Consolidating Governmental Functions within a Federated Model of Metro Government

In response to the Consensus Commission's proposal for metropolitan government, the Green Party issued a statement today rejecting the Commission's metropolitan government proposal and offering its own “federated model” for metropolitan government as more democratic and more acceptable to city and town residents alike.

“This would be the consolidation of segregation,” Howie Hawkins, the Green Party county chair and author of the statement, said of the Commission's proposed structure for metropolitan government.

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