Ranked Choice Voting draws support from near and far

Measure 2-100, Benton County’s pioneering Ranked Choice Voting initiative, has been drawing support and attention from near and far:  from local newspapers to a Seattle think-tank, and from a neighboring county to Vermont’s Howard Dean.   Read the full text of the news release here.  

Alan Zundel speaks out on Fair Elections

Alan Zundel, Pacific Green Party candidate for Oregon Secretary of State, talks about fair treatment of all candidates and parties.


Supporters of Measure 2-100, the Benton County Ranked Choice Voting initiative, will hold a Campaign Kick Off event which will include a simulated ranked choice election where participants will sample and rank local beer.  The event, to be held at 5:30 pm on Monday, October 17, at the Old World Deli, 341 SW Second Street in downtown Corvallis, will be hosted by JoAnne Trow; State Representative Dan Rayfield; County Commissioner candidate Xan Augerot; and Stephanie Hampton, founder of Corvallis for Bernie.  The event is free and open to the public but, of course, only those 21 and over with proper ID will be able to participate in the sampling and ranking exercise. Continue reading

Leading Secretary of State candidates refuse to act for fair treatment

Eugene, Oregon – Oct. 13, 2016 – On Wednesday Republican Dennis Richardson and Democrat Brad Avakian, the leading candidates for Oregon Secretary of State, refused pleas to act on behalf of fair treatment of all candidates and parties.  Continue reading

LIVE VIDEO: Watch Jill’s nomination in Houston

Tune in from 11:30am to 2pm PST today to livestream as Jill's campaign broadcasts through Facebook and website. Use the hashtag #GNCinHOU when you share on social media.

Date Change: Convention in Portland now 14 Aug 2016

A Nominating Convention for the Pacific Green Party has been re-scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 14, in Portland's Woodstock  Public Library 6008 SE 49th Ave from noon until 4 p.m. We have a tentative agenda, click read more for details.   Continue reading

Cornel West endorses Jill Stein!

Visit Salon and read some good coverage of this important endorsement.  

Beyond Bernie Meetup in Portland 7/16/2016

  The revolution continues!  Calling out to Greens to attend a Beyond Bernie meetup in Portland on Saturday 7/16 3 PM. Central library.  Contact Trisha Driscoll at 541-337-6786 if you want to carpool from outside Portland.

What Bernie supporters can do now

It is a sad day when Bernie Sanders bows before a corrupt Democratic party and endorses a war-monger like Hillary Clinton.  Do not give up hope!  The Green Party has an awesome platform and is running candidates.  We invite you to join us and take action to keep the revolution going: register as a member of the Pacific Green Party it is easy to do online and vital to our survival join our historic campaign to pass a Ranked Choice Voting initiative in Benton County donate to our Pacific Green Party ... we only accept donations from real people like you, and it may not cost you a dime! donate to Jill Stein's Presidential campaign ... she gets federal matching funds doubling your contribution up to $250 join or start a new Pacific Green Party county chapter volunteer to help our Oregon Green Party candidates run for office we have one more candidate nominating convention on 13 August in Portland sign a petition to demand Jill Stein be included in all Presidential Debates Click here to read more about Jill Stein's Green Party platform. As the Dalai Lama says "be the change you want in the world".  Become a member of the Green Party and work for those changes!