Two Midwest State Green Party Conventions This Weekend
This weekend two of the more successful State Green Parties are holding state conventions: The Illinois Green Party and the Green Party of Michigan.
At Loyola University’s Lake Shore Campus in Chicago the Illinois Green Party have organized three days of workshops and events beginning Friday July 30 and concluding Sunday August 1. A number of Illinois Green candidates will be speaking, highlighted by keynote addresses by gubernatorial candidate Rich Whitney and US Senate candidate LeAlan Jones.
The Green Party of Michigan is holding their State Membership Meeting and Nominating Convention in Lansing, MI, where candidates for local, county, state and federal offices will be nominated for the fall election. The Convention is both Saturday July 31 and Sunday Aug. 1 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.