Former Democratic congressperson Cynthia McKinney joins Ralph Nader and 5 others on Green Party presidential ballot in California
GREEN PARTY OF CALIFORNIA NEWS RELEASE
SACRAMENTO (Dec. 6, 2007) - Former Democratic Party congressperson Cynthia McKinney and longtime consumer advocate and presidential candidate Ralph Nader are among seven names on the California Green Party presidential ballot for the Feb. 5 Primary, according to the Green Party of California in a statement released today.
In addition to McKinney, a former member of Congress from Georgia who has re-registered in the Green Party, and Nader, the 1996 and 2000 Green Party nominee, others whose name will appear on the ballot include:
"This promises to be the most competitive presidential primary on record for the Green Party of California. And it comes at a time in our state and nation's history when voters need a real choice at the polls, and an opportunity to elect a President who will make a real difference in truly ending the war in Iraq now, protecting our planet now and providing universal, single-payer health care for all now," said Susan King, GPCA spokesperson.
Distribution of this release by the Green Party of California does not imply endorsement of any candidate for office.
The Green Party of California