Green Party member elected to lead Latvia

On June 3, 2015, the Latvian Parliament elected Green Party member Raimonds Vejonis to be its new President.  Vejonis is the European Union's first Green Party leader of a nation-state.

--http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/latvia-elects-green-partys-vejonis-as-president_1607114.html

--http://news.yahoo.com/latvian-parliament-elects-defence-minister-vejonis-president-153807530.html

--http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-17528621

 

Three Illinois Green Party members elected!!!

CONGRATULATIONS to these Illinois Green Party members who won elections for public office on April 7:

Steve Alesch (Warrenville Park Board),

Peter Schwartzman (Galesburg City Council), and

Adrian Frost (Plano Library Board).

A big THANK YOU to these candidates,  to the other Greens who ran for office in 2015, and to their supporters, for bringing Green values to the electoral forum.

Election Day

Election Day is here!  Tuesday, April 7, 2015.  Please--Get out and vote! 

The list of recognized ILGP candidates can be seen here.

Please check with your local Illinois Green Party Chapter for other endorsed candidates and/or to see if help is needed.