DC Council Rushes Public Service Commission Nominations

On November 21, community and business leaders from across the District of Columbia sent a letter to Mayor Bowser opposing the nominations of Willie Phillips and Greer Gillis to serve as members of the Public Service Commision.

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Ward 4 ANC Candidate Perry Redd Elected

The DC Statehood Green Party is excited to announce that long-time District resident Perry Redd was elected Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner (4B05) earlier this month. Mr. Redd, who previously ran for ANC in 2016, is a longtime Ward 4 resident who currently works for the Washington Lawyers' Committee as a Worker's Right Advocate following the merger of the Committee and the DC Employment Justice Center (EJC). 

Mr. Redd released the following statement following certification of his victory by the DC Board of Elections:

"I look forward to setting a tone of higher elected offices for our party in partisan races. Thanks to all who supported me. Let's keep pushing DC forward!"


Council At-Large candidate Schwartzman challenges rivals in foot race across DC

David Schwartzman for DC Council At-Large
http://www.dcstategreens.org/david_schwartzman

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

CONTACT
David Schwartzman, 202-829-9063, dschwartzman@gmail.com

D.C. Council At-Large candidate David Schwartzman challenges rivals in run across D.C., Wednesday, Oct. 30

  • Theme: "A Run for D.C. Statehood and Human Rights"
    Run will begin at the corner of Columbia Rd. and 18th St. NW in Adams-Morgan at 10 a.m. and end in Anacostia
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DC Council must match climate rhetoric with action

For decades, scientists have warned us of the catastrophic environmental and economic consequences that will result from our over-reliance on fossil fuels. And, yet, we wait. And wait.

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DC Statehood Green Party April Newsletter

Welcome to the April 2018 issue of the DC Statehood Green Party monthly newsletter! 

Follow along to learn more about a HUGE victory for democracy right here in Washington, DC, hear from our newest declared candidate for the 2018 election, and get the latest updates about how you get can get involved in the "DC Divest" and “Put a Price on Carbon” campaigns. 

The DC Statehood Green Party (DCSGP) is a progressive, grassroots organization dedicated to representing the interests of the citizens of the District of Columbia. We are the District’s second largest political party by vote total and we’ve had enough of corporate-dominated politics. The longer we wait for change, the harder it gets. Join us! Vote Green!

We need YOU to become a sustaining donor!

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Victory for Democracy: DC Mayor Signs Fair Elections Bill Into Law

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Advocates and activists celebrated on Tuesday as Mayor Bowser signed the Fair Elections Act, a major democracy reform that will bring small donor public financing to local elections. The campaign to pass the bill has been supported by dozens of economic, social, and racial justice organizations, as well as the entire D.C. Council. 

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DC Statehood Green Newsletter January/February 2018

Welcome to the February 2018 issue of the DC Statehood Green Party monthly newsletter! In this issue you will hear from our declared candidates for the 2018 elections and learn more about our fight to “Put a Price on Carbon” and pass the country’s first carbon rebate tax right here in Washington, DC.

The DC Statehood Green Party (DCSGP) is a progressive, grassroots organization dedicated to representing the interests of the citizens of the District of Columbia. We are the District’s second largest political party by vote total and we’ve had enough of corporate-dominated politics. The longer we wait for change, the harder it gets. Join us! Vote Green!

We need YOU to become a sustaining donor!

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DC Statehood Greens Statement on Red Line Derailment

WASHINGTON, DC – The DC Statehood Green Party was alarmed to hear that a red line train carrying 60 passengers derailed this morning outside Farragut North Station. While we are heartened to hear that there were no serious injuries, this is only the latest in a long line of very serious incidences that have occurred under the watch of WMATA.

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DC Statehood Green Party Calls for Revenue Payback from Top Earners Following Passage of GOP Tax Cut for the Rich

WASHINGTON, DC – The DC Statehood Green Party is calling for an increase in the DC state income tax rate for top earners following passage of the GOP tax scam by Congress and its signature into law President Trump on December 24, 2017.

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DC Statehood Greens Stand With Charlottesville

The DC Statehood Green Party condemns the racist violence in Charlottesville, VA that left one anti-racist activist dead and dozens injured in the strongest possible terms. 

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