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The latest news from West Virginia’s Mountain Party.

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

Update: SB 733 Passes the Senate, Moves onto the House

As was previously stated, our party drafted Senate Bill 733 to allow a party’s candidate for president to maintain a party’s ballot access if they receive 1% of the vote statewide. Currently, qualification only occurs with candidates for Governor. SB 733 overwhelmingly passed the Senate, with 24 out of 34 Senators voting in favor. Our… Continue reading Update: SB 733 Passes the Senate, Moves onto the House

Support Common Sense Ballot Access – SB 733 (2020)

The Mountain Party drafted Senate Bill 733 to allow a party’s candidate for president to maintain a party’s ballot access if they receive 1% of the vote statewide. Currently, qualification only occurs with candidates for Governor. Our bill has quad-partisan support. Senators Ihlenfeld (D) and Trump (R) are sponsoring the legislation, in addition with support… Continue reading Support Common Sense Ballot Access – SB 733 (2020)

2020 Presidential Nominating Procedure

The State Executive Committee of the Mountain Party, the Green Party of West Virginia, is announcing the candidate qualifications and procedure for its party facilitated primary. Qualification:Candidates meeting all of the criteria established by the Green Party’s Presidential Campaign Support Committee will have their names printed on the ballot. Unrecognized candidates have one month to… Continue reading 2020 Presidential Nominating Procedure

2020 Call For Candidates

The Mountain Party is looking for qualified candidates to run for elected office. We are seeking candidates with a bold Green vision and the desire to run a successful campaign. We want candidates who are ready to engage voters and build our party. Furthermore, we want candidates who share the values and platform of the… Continue reading 2020 Call For Candidates