Press Releases - Green Party of California

Press Releases

Mar 7 2023
March 7, 2023 - The Green Party of California hereby demands that the United States government publicly propose and support an immediate ceasefire between Russia and Ukraine, and the initiation of continuing diplomatic discussions to resolve conflicts peacefully, hosted by a third party of their choice.
Jul 1 2022
The Green Party of California announced today that it has formally joined the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel and will participate until Israel ends its illegal occupation of lands, and other ongoing crimes, committed against Palestinians.
Jun 10 2022
June 10, 2022, Sacramento, CA - Left Unity Strategy Pays Off for California's Green Party, Peace and Freedom Party as They Mark Major Electoral Gains After California’s Tuesday Primary Election, that ensured both parties ballot status until 2026 – they credit historic cooperation between the two parties in creating the first-ever “Left Unity Slate” of statewide candidates that resulted in significantly higher-than-usual vote totals.
Feb 3 2022
SACRAMENTO - February 3, 2022 — Despite the Democratic Party’s super-majorities in both houses of the legislature, and the vast public support for CalCare (AB 1400), the California Guaranteed Health Care for All Act, the bill was pulled on Monday, January 31, just before the Assembly floor vote, by the main author, Assemblymember Ash Kalra.
Oct 26 2021
California Greens Endorse a “Left Unity Slate” in a historic decision, this united strategy was based on the many shared values between the Green and the Peace and Freedom political parties.
Sep 8 2021
Sept. 8, 2021 - Sacramento - The Green Party of California voted overwhelmingly both to OPPOSE the recall of Gov. Gavin Newsom and to ENDORSE Green Party member Dan Kapelovitz as his replacement should the recall vote pass.
Jul 27 2021
July 27, 2021 - In early July, Green Party delegates from across the state voted to take an unequivocal stand on the party’s identity as EcoSocialist. The Green Party of California has taken three crucial steps recently in its push for comprehensive actions on the climate crisis and vast social inequality in the face of Democratic and Republican politicians’ failure to act.
Jun 8 2021
June 8, 2021 - The Green Party of California stands in solidarity with the Palestinian people and with their fight against the brutal apartheid regime of Israel in the Occupied Palestinian Territories.
May 20 2021
May 20, 2021 - Greens reject excuses by the U.S. and Israel for violence against Palestinians. In direct defiance of the will of the United Nations, the Israeli government has escalated bombing attacks on the Palestinian people. As an excuse for Israel’s attacks, the United States has said that Israel has the "right to defend itself."
Apr 26 2021
April 26, 2021 - Green Party of California condemns Democratic Party ‘betrayal’ for shelving of Guaranteed Health Care for All Act, AB 1400 *On April 7, 2021, Green Party of California endorsed AB1 400. The Green Party of California aligns with a growing majority of Californians and many coalition partners in condemning this decision by the lawmakers.