Green Party candidates : 2013 Election Day summary and highlights

Green Party celebrated victories and reelections across the U.S

NYCLU Calls for Greater Privacy Protections as New York Transitions to Electronic Medical Records

At a joint hearing today of two New York City Council committees, the New York Civil Liberties Union raised serious privacy concerns related to New York State’s ongoing transition to electronic medical records. “Sharing health information among health care providers will likely benefit patients greatly, but to recognize this benefit we need to take steps […]

NYCLU Urges NYC Council to Oppose Increased Role for City in Detaining, Deporting Immigrants

At a joint hearing today of two New York City Council committees, the New York Civil Liberties Union urged council members to oppose the increasing role that city agencies play in facilitating the detention and deportation of immigrants living in New York City. “New York City has a long history of embracing its immigrant communities […]

Guv cand Hawkins (G-NY) Denounces Objections to Freedom Party Petition

from the Green Party of New York State Howie Hawkins, the Green Party candidate for Governor, said today that the Freedom Party should have the right to run its statewide candidates in this fall’s elections. “Democracy requires a full debate of ideas. The Freedom Party has certainly exceeded any minimal standards that should be required […]