For immediate release:   August 23, 2016

Contact:  Stephanie Fleming, (573) 526-0949                    

 

Kander Certifies Green Party for November Ballot

 

Jefferson City, Mo. — Secretary of State Jason Kander today announced the Green Party petition had over 23,000 signatures verified by local election authorities. State law allows a new political party to be placed on the ballot statewide if it obtains at least 10,000 valid signatures from registered Missouri voters.

The Green Party will have 14 candidates on the ballot for the November 8 general election:

President, Jill Stein
Vice President, Ajamu Baraka
U.S. Senate, Johnathan McFarland
Governor, Don Fitz
Lieutenant Governor, Jennifer Leach
Secretary of State, Julia Carlson
Treasurer, Carol Hexem
U.S. House of Representatives District 2, David Justus Arnold
U.S. House of Representatives District 6, Mike Diel
Missouri Senate District 3, Edward R. Weissler
Missouri House of Representatives District 19, Valorie Engholm
Missouri House of Representatives District 80, Teressa Rose Ezell
Missouri House of Representatives District 105, Tim Hammack
Missouri House of Representatives District 109, Ellen J Skiljan
Missouri House of Representatives District 140, Robert Debbaut

 

 

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