News

The latest news from West Virginia’s Mountain Party.

Mountain Party: Calls For West Virginia Green New Deal, Opposes Boondoggle Appalachian Storage Hub

The Mountain Party proposes a Green New Deal for West Virginia, to create high paying, secure jobs to build the future economic infrastructure based in clean, renewable energy. Our goal is a 100% clean energy system by 2030, in addition to reconstructing all economic sectors for ecological sustainability, from agriculture and manufacturing to housing and… Continue reading Mountain Party: Calls For West Virginia Green New Deal, Opposes Boondoggle Appalachian Storage Hub

Resolution: Opposition to Gov. Justice’s Response To COVID-19

May 17, 2020 – State Executive Committee A Resolution in Opposition to Gov. Justice’s Response To COVID-19 WHEREAS, the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak has been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization since March 11, 2020; WHEREAS, the State of West Virginia has a disproportionately higher proportion of at risk individuals among its population, primarily… Continue reading Resolution: Opposition to Gov. Justice’s Response To COVID-19

RESULTS – 2020 Presidential Primary

contact@mountainpartywv.net Howie Hawkins has won West Virginia’s Mountain (Green) presidential primary, securing all five Presidential Nominating Convention Delegates. In addition, Hawkins won the majority of the vote in all three congressional districts. No other candidates secured enough votes to win a delegate. The Mountain Party uses simple proportional representation to allocate delegates, without the use… Continue reading RESULTS – 2020 Presidential Primary

Mountain Party Donates to Paden City, Calls for Radical Action

The Mountain Party, West Virginia’s Green Party affiliate, in the Northern Region donated $550 to the people of Paden City for the purchasing of water and medical tests for the town’s residents who are currently experiencing a water crisis. According to West Virginia Public Broadcasting, “Late last month, the city-run water authority sent a notice… Continue reading Mountain Party Donates to Paden City, Calls for Radical Action

Statement of Solidarity With Transgender and Nonbinary Individuals

The Mountain Party supports the human rights and dignity of transgender and nonbinary individuals. West Virginia has the highest rate of transgender youth in the country; therefore, it would be amiss of us to not address transphobia within another accredited State Green Party. The recent conduct of the Georgia Green Party is unacceptable and we… Continue reading Statement of Solidarity With Transgender and Nonbinary Individuals