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

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

Video of nomination highlights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7tYwkj5qLk
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
Contact: Ben Manski, Campaign Manager, 608-239-6915, ben@manski.com

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=h7tYwkj5qLk). 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

Green Pages: The official publication of record of the Green Party of the United States
http://gp.org/greenpages-blog


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