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Pacific Green Party to hold supplemental nominating convention

Members of the Pacific Green Party of Oregon will convene in Portland on Saturday, June 17 to nominate a slate of candidates for public office, in addition to Joe Keating, who was named the PGP gubernatorial candidate for 2006 at a March convention in Corvallis. At the June 17 convention, candidates will be seeking the PGP nomination for several positions, including national representative in House District 5 and positions in the Oregon legislature.
Members of the Pacific Green Party of Oregon will convene in Portland on Saturday, June 17 to nominate a slate of candidates for public office, in addition to Joe Keating, who was named the PGP gubernatorial candidate for 2006 at a March convention in Corvallis. At the June 17 convention, candidates will be seeking the PGP nomination for several positions, including national representative in House District 5 and positions in the Oregon legislature. The convention will begin with registration at 9 a.m. and a business meeting at 9:30 a.m. prior to the afternoon nominating convention, which will begin with a keynote address by keating at 1:30 p.m. The convention will take place upstairs at The Southeast Uplift Building, 3534 SE Main in Portland. The agenda for the business meeting includes proposals calling for changes to the PGP constitution and bylaws and several proposals calling on the national party to modify, rescind, or support Resolution 190 (divestiture from and boycotts of Israel). The afternoon convention will include as candidates asking for nomination Paul Aranas for Darlene Hooley's seat in US House District, 5; Jeff Cropp for Oregon House District 42; and Paul Loney for Oregon House District 46. Elections will also take place for PGP Coordinating Committee members. The convention is free and open to the public, although only PGP members can vote. Please call Chris Henry at 503-757-2324 if you will need childcare. For more information and convention documents, call 800-705-5203 or visit www.pacificgreens.org

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Time for people to stand up 06.Jun.2006 20:50

Anon

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