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Jill Stein 2016 presidential campaign

campaign by the Green Party candidate to become the 45th President of the United States

Jill Stein, a physician from Massachusetts, is seeking the nomination of the Green Party of the United States for President in 2016. In 2012, Stein was the Green Party's nominee and received 469,501 votes for President of the United States in the 2012 general election.[2]

Jill Stein for President
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CampaignU.S. presidential election, 2016
CandidateJill Stein
Physician
Ajamu Baraka
Activist
AffiliationGreen Party
StatusAnnounced June 22, 2015
Headquarters22 Kendall Rd.
Lexington, Massachusetts
ReceiptsUS$45,030 (2015-06-30[1])
Slogan#ItsInOurHands.
Website
www.Jill2016.com

BackgroundEdit

On February 6, 2015, Stein announced the formation of an exploratory committee in preparation for a potential campaign for the Green Party's presidential nomination in the 2016.[3]

She officially declared she was running for president for a second time during an appearance on Democracy Now! on June 22, 2015.[4]

SupportersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Candidate (P20003984) Summary Reports – 2016 Cycle". Federal Election Commission. Retrieved July 20, 2015.
  2. "FEDERAL ELECTIONS 2012 Election Results for the U.S. President, the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives" (PDF). FEC.gov. July 2013. Retrieved June 18, 2015.
  3. Pindell, James (February 6, 2015) "Jill Stein, Green Party candidate, considers a second run for president", The Boston Globe. Retrieved June 6, 2015
  4. "Exclusive: Green Party's Jill Stein Announces She Is Running for President on Democracy Now!". democracynow.org. June 2015. Retrieved June 22, 2015.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Bernd, Candice. ""An Age of the Statistically Unlikely": An Interview With Presidential Candidate Jill Stein". Truthout. Retrieved 1 July 2015.
  6. "Immortal Technique: Endorsing Jill Stein for President". Retrieved 27 July 2015.
  7. "We want to be the voice of struggle in 2016". Retrieved 10 December 2015.
  8. "Endorsing Jill Stein for President: Professor Richard D. Wolff Economist". Retrieved 13 July 2015.
  9. "JILL STEIN, CORNELL WEST VISIT ATLANTA TO PROMOTE GREEN PARTY BALLOT ACCESS IN GEORGIA". Atlanta Progressive News.