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Mass Arrest of Greens and Others in Portland

The developing story as told by Cascadia Chapter member Michael Meo can be found here.

Coverage on Fox News is here.

Carpools Are Available to the Fall Convention in Salem

From Eugene: 6 seats available at the moment. Contact Pat Driscoll at 541-336-6786 to reserve a spot.

The Pacific Green Party Opposes Any Military Intervention in Syria

The Pacific Green Party opposes any US military intervention in Syria. Further, the Greens urge that the US cease all military aid to 

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SB 146 Signed Into Law!

SB 146 unanimously passed the Oregon House of Representatives on June 20 and was subsequently signed by the Governor, becoming law!

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Hooray - Oregon Senate Bill 146 Approved Unanimously!

Pacific Green Party ballot access legislation SB 146 -- extending to 4 years the period of ballot qualification -- passed the Oregon Senate unanimously on May 29. The bill is now in the House where I expect it will be assigned to the House Rules Committee.

State Convention to be June 2 in Eugene - Sneak Peek of the Draft Agenda

To be held Sunday 2 June 2013 at the Grower's Market across from the Amtrak station in Eugene. Tentatively scheduled from 10 am to 4 pm. Coffee and breakfast refreshments will be provided, lunch will be at local restaurants.

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Meet Oregon's New Green Judge

Pacific Green Party member Matt Donohue has been appointed by Governor John Kitzhaber to fill a vacancy on the Benton County bench. Donohue is currently serving his second term on the Corvallis School Board.

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Announcing Green Campaign School Sat March 16 at Portland Cascade Campus

The Pacific Green Party of Oregon is happy to announce that it will sponsor a “Green Campaign School” at the Portland Community College Cascade Campus on Saturday, March 16, in Terrell Hall, from 9am—5:30 pm. The PCC campus is located at 705 N. Killingsworth Street in Portland.

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Let's Tell President Obama to Take Bold Climate Action

From Bill McKibben, Co-Founder, 350.org:


I immediately added my name to this open letter to President Obama calling for bold climate action, and I hope you will too. Add your name here.


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Using a Non-Renewable Resource to Transport a Non-Renewable Resource?

Why on earth would anyone use a non-renewable resource (diesel and bunker fuel) to transport another non-renewable resource (coal) to a distant country?  And degrade the environment all along the way in the process!  You know the answer: it's to make big corporate profits for the Australian company Ambre Energy and Wyoming based Cloud Peak Energy.

Link to background article in Portland Mercury newspaper here.

Info on the lawsuit brought by concerned citizens here.


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