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Important Message for Bernie Supporters

Bernie_Pledge_2016.png   If you are a Pacific Green Party member who has changed your voter registration to Democrat in order to vote for Bernie Sanders in the May 2016 primary, please protect grassroots democracy in Oregon and make a pledge to re-register with the Pacific Green Party after the primary.  The number of voters we have registered in our party is vital to our ability to place Green Party candidates on your ballot.
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Plan B for Bernie Supporters - Jill Stein and the Green Party

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"Many of (Bernie's) supporters are also our supporters. If you go to our Facebook page you'll see that there's joint support all over the place.

So for many people we're plan B. For others who feel that the Democratic party is not going to let Sanders survive and is incapable of solving this problem, we're plan A."  Read the full article on Richochet.

Draft Agenda for PGP Spring Nominating Convention, Saturday 21 May 2016

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Draft Agenda for PGP Spring Convention, Saturday May 21, 2016

Location: Corvallis
Initiative endorsements and updates
Vote on proposal to reduce size of Coordinating Committee
Review Strategy plan
Voter registration plans
Candidate nominations
Reports on chapter endorsements for non-partisan offices
Consideration of Presidential candidates and delegate selection for national convention
Scheduling of next convention


Details below the fold ...

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Green VICTORY! FERC issues decision to deny Jordan Cove LNG permit

lng_no-a_0.png   In a huge victory for Greens and the citizens of Oregon, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission denied Jordan Cove Energy Project's permit to operate a liquefied natural gas terminal.  Read more about this rare but vital win on Pacific Green Party activist Randy Prince's facebook page!

Call for Youth Caucus vote on Co-sponsorship of the GPUS Economic Democracy Platform Amendment

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A few weeks ago, the Young Greens proposed an amendment to the Green Party's platform that rejects capitalism in favor of more sustainable, just, and democratic economic models. After hearing comments via email, our website, and Facebook, the YGUS Steering Committee has unanimously endorsed the proposal, and calls on all Young Greens to lobby their state’s National Committee members to vote to pass the amendment.

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Coverage of Jill Stein's visit to Oregon

jill_stein_120_px.jpg   Great coverage of Jill Stein's recent trip through Oregon in the Corvallis Gazette-Times, Eugene Weekly, and two segments on KLCC here and here.  Also available is an audio recording of Jill's speech in Corvallis made by Roberta Hall.

Jill Stein's visit to Portland 20 Jan 2016

Video courtesy of the Cascadia Chapter of the Pacific Green Party of Oregon Member Mike Easrussi of Jill Stein speaking at Mark and Amanda Smith’s house this last Wednesday 20 Jan 2016.

Stein wants Corvallis to go Green

Jill_Stein_Corvallis_2016_01.jpg   Read great coverage of Jill's speech last Thursday night in this Corvallis Gazette-Times article!

Jill Stein to speak in Portland and Corvallis

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Dr. Jill Stein, the Green party’s 2012 Presidential nominee and 2016 front-runner, will discuss her participation in the Paris COP 21 Climate Change conference and the future of the climate change movement at three events this week in Oregon.

The first event is a fundraiser in Portland, on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 4 p.m., at a House Party hosted by Mark and Amanda Smith at 4219 NE 73rd Ave and is open to the public.  Later that day at 7 p.m. Jill will be part of a panel featuring activists from 350 PDX and Right to Survive at the Peace House, 2116 NE 18th Ave

On Thursday, Jan. 21, in Corvallis Jill will be speaking at a free public presentation at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2945 NW Circle Blvd. starting at 7:00 p.m. Her talk is entitled “Ecological Economics and Jill Stein's Green New Deal.”

Pacific Green Party Winter Convention

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Pacific Green Party Winter Convention

Saturday, January 23, 2016. 10 am to 4:30 pm.

Growers’ Market, 454 Willamette St., Eugene OR 97401.

Near the Amtrak Station.

Local contact: Alan Zundel, alanzundel@yahoo.com, 541-510-8804

PDF files are available for Convention Minutes and Signin Sheet.

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