The Mission of the Presidential Campaign Support Committee includes preparing and administering an exploratory/outreach plan to potential candidates seeking the GPUS Presidential nomination, representing the GPUS in coordinating communication with candidates seeking the GPUS Presidential nomination, managing the process or awarding recognition, certifying benchmarks, or “metrics,” demonstrating candidates’ progress and viability, and promoting participation in candidate debates.
Every four years, the Green Party of the United States nominates its presidential and vice-presidential candidates at its quadrennial Presidential Nominating Convention. In 2016 the convention was held in Houston, Texas, August 4-7. In 2020, the convention was held online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Green Party has run a presidential candidate in every presidential election since 1996.
The PCSC has sent a Presidential Candidate Questionnaire to all candidates seeking our nomination. Responses to this questionnaire will be published when they are received
To become recognized as a candidate seeking the GPUS Presidential nomination for President, one must demonstrate a level of grassroots support within the Green Party and a level of legal and financial organization by satisfying these criteria , including gaining signatures of support from at least 250 Green Party members.
Individual state parties and accredited national caucuses will select delegates to the 2024 Green Party Presidential Convention via a variety of processes, including primaries, caucuses and state conventions, followed by the 2024 Green Party Presidential Nominating Convention.
Information will be available on decision-making by state parties and identity caucuses regarding how candidates may participate in their primary elections or caucuses. Dates will be found on this calendar.
Candidates interested in seeking the nomination should also contact the PCSC co-chairs.