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Green Party-US press release (15JUL12): Green Party nominates Jill Stein for President

GREEN PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES
http://www.gp.org

For Immediate Release:
Sunday, July 15, 2012

Contacts:
Scott McLarty, Media Coordinator, 202-904-7614, mclarty@greens.org
Starlene Rankin, Media Coordinator, 916-995-3805, starlene@gp.org

Jill Stein and running mate Cheri Honkala win the Green nomination at
the Green Party's 2012 National Convention in Baltimore

• Video of nomination highlights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1sxnnJYBGc
Broadcast quality video upon request: Please include specs and FTP
information. Send request to Craig Seeman at
craig@thirdplanetvideo.com

• Jill Stein Campaign web site: http://www.jillstein.org

• Online livestreaming of convention events: Green Party Livestream
Channel http://www.livestream.com/greenpartyus

• Convention web site http://www.gpconvention2012.com

WASHINGTON, DC -- Delegates from across the US at the Green Party's
2012 National Convention nominated Jill Stein for President and Cheri
Honkala for Vice President at about 4:00 pm on Saturday, July 14 in
Baltimore, Md.

A video with highlights of the nomination, including a morning press
conference and nomination acceptance speeches by Dr. Stein and Ms.
Honkala, has been posted online
(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1sxnnJYBGc). A broadcast quality
video is available upon request: please include specs and FTP
information. Send requests to Craig Seeman at
craig@thirdplanetvideo.com.

Dr. Stein won the nomination with 193.5 out of 294 delegates' votes.
Roseanne Barr received 72 votes and 17 votes were cast for Kent
Mesplay.

The Green Party aired the entire nomination on the party's Livestream
Channel (http://www.livestream.com/greenpartyus). The nomination and
many other convention events, including press conferences, interviews
with Green candidates, workshops, and other events, are archived on
the Livestream site and also on the Green Party's home page
(http://www.gp.org/).

MORE INFORMATION

Green Party of the United States http://www.gp.org
202-319-7191
• 2012 Green Party Presidential Nominating Convention, July 12-15 in
Baltimore, Md. http://www.gpconvention2012.com
• Green candidate database and campaign information:
http://www.gp.org/elections.shtml
• News Center http://www.gp.org/newscenter.shtml
• Speakers Bureau http://www.gp.org/speakers
• Ballot Access Page http://www.gp.org/2012/ballot-access.html
• Video Page http://www.gp.org/video/index.php
• Green Papers http://www.greenpapers.net/
• Google+ http://www.gp.org/google
• Twitter http://twitter.com/gpus
• Livestream Channel http://www.livestream.com/greenpartyus
• GP-TV Twitter page http://www.gp.org/twitter
• Facebook page http://www.gp.org/facebook

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