Green Party’s Stein On Presidential Campaign: I’m In This For The Long Haul

August 8, 2012 12:00 AM
Green Party’s Stein On Presidential Campaign: I’m In This For The Long Haul

" BOSTON (CBS) – Massachusetts resident and Green Party Presidential candidate Jill Stein is full steam ahead.

Stein is headed for Florida to campaign, a state where fellow Green Party member Ralph Nader pulled nearly 100,000 votes in 2000. Before she headed out to campaign, the Harvard-educated physician, instructor of internal medicine, and environmental health advocate sat down with WBZ-TV’s Political Editor Jon Keller on Wednesday, and minced no words in her condemnation of the major-party candidates. “Bush bailed out Wall Street to the tune of $700 billion. But under this president, that bailout has been over $4.5 trillion already distributed, $16 trillion more in free loans, and we haven’t seen the end of it. And the problem has not been fixed,” she said.

As for Mitt Romney, who stein debated in the 2002 governor’s race, she says he’s hardly a better solution "

Click here to read the whole article

Google related News

Sunday, August 05, 2012 by The Bloomington Alternative

Green Party's Stein takes campaign to jail

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein was among five citizens arrested in Philadelphia on Aug. 1 for protesting foreclosure policies at a Fannie Mae office. She is the first Green Party candidate in history to raise enough campaign ...

Read more
Wednesday, August 01, 2012 by ABC News

Green Party Nominees out of Jail After Pa. Arrests

Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein and her running mate have been released from jail after their arrests at a Philadelphia protest. Stein and vice presidential candidate Cheri Honkala (HAHN'-kah-lah) are charged with defiant trespass and ...

Read more
Thursday, July 12, 2012 by Reuters

Green Party's Stein at 'ground zero,' aiming for debates

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Dr. Jill Stein, expected to be chosen as the presidential candidate of the Green Party on Saturday, acknowledges her ultra-long-shot status in this year's White House race. "We don't have to win the election in order to win the ...

Read more