Sunday, December 28, 2014
Joseph D. Morrissey elected to Independent Green Party state central committee
28 dec 14 @ 9:29 am est
Independent Green Party elects and welcomes attorney Joseph D. Morrissey
to Independent Green Party state central committee.
Former Henrico commonwealth
attorney and veteran state legislator Joseph D. Morrissey has been elected to the Independent Green Party state central committee.
The Indy Green state central committee consists of the Independent Green
Party state Chairman, state Vice Chair, the state Executive Committee, and the Chairmen of each of the eleven congressional
Independent Green Party state Chairman Joseph P. Oddo, "We welcome
Joe Morrissey to the Independent Green Party. Delegate Morrissey brings valued experience as a commonwealth attorney,
a state legislator, school teacher, university lecturer, and practicing private attorney."
Independent Green Party state Vice Chair Gail for Rail Parker, " Delegate Morrissey's professional,
and political experience strengthen the Independent Green Party in offering voters an alternative on the ballot."
"Delegate Joe Morrissey gives voters a choice on the ballot in the special election January 13,
2015. The Independent Green Party looks forward to working with Mr. Morrissey in the years to come." Carey
Campbell Independent Green Party state Executive Committee.
Friday, December 26, 2014
Joseph Morrissey - Independent Green Party endorsee/nominee 74th District
26 dec 14 @ 11:48 am est
Joe Morrissey - Independent Green Party endorsee/nominee for House of Delegates district 74.
Special election January 13, 2015
Election day is January 13, 2015
Joseph D. Morrissey
B.A. in economics University of Virginia 1979.
J.D. from Georgetown University Law School 1982.
Joe Morrissey taught government as a high school teacher.
Joe Morrissey was Commonwealth Attorney from 1989 to
1993 in Richmond, Virginia.
Joe Morrissey began private practice as an attorney in 1993.
operates law offices of Morrissey and Goldman Richmond, Virginia
Joe Morrissey earned a master of laws degree with
honors at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland in 2003.
Joe Morrissey was a lecturer of Law at Portobello College
in Ireland from 2001-2002, taught law school at the Dublin Institute of Technology (2001-2003)and in Australia at the University
of Adelaide and the University of Western Sydney in 2003.
Joe Morrissey was first elected to the Virginia
House of Delegates in 2007. Joe Morrissey was re-elected in 2009, 2011.
Joe Morrissey was unopposed for re-election
to House of Delegates in 2013.
Joe Morrissey has proposed a Term Limits bill for member of the House of Delegates
and State Senate.
The Green Party was founded on Term Limits.
Joe Morrissey had a bill before
the House of Delegates in the last legislative session to protect the environment by charging .05 cents for all plastic bags.
This is a law that has worked in other states to raise revenue and protect the environment.
Green Party of Virginia endorses and nominates Joe Morrissey as a champion for more trains, less traffic for House of Delegates.
The Independent Green Party:
More Trains, Less Traffic
More Green candidates, less apathy
Conservative, Socially Responsible
The Independent Green Party Green New Deal Eco jobs for the economy.
Party solar jobs, wind jobs, geothermal jobs, rail jobs, conservation jobs. Independent Green Party of Virginia efficiency jobs, weatherization jobs.
Green Party, walkability jobs, bike share jobs, efficiency jobs.
Rail saves lives. Rail pays for itself through economic growth. Rail creates jobs. Rail increases the value of our
homes, businesses, and communities. Rail grows revenue for schools, police, and fire departments. Rail cuts dependence on
fossil fuel. Rail increases national security. Rail allows for mass evacuation in an emergency.
Green Party - Fiscally Conservative
Cut tax payer subsidies to ZERO to oil, auto, asphalt, coal, and cement.
"Fightin' Joe Morriessey is fearless, and he never gives
up - ever. " Independent Green Party state chairman Joseph Oddo.
Independent Green Party - William Henry Jones endorsee/nominee
26 dec 14 @ 11:15 am est
William Henry Jones, Independent Green Party endorsee nominee for House of Delegates 63rd district.
William Henry Jones Jr. is on the ballot for the special election
on January 6th.
Independent Green Party endorses and nominates for House of Delegate special elections January 6th in 63rd district, and January
13th 79th district.
Henry Jones Jr. is the Independent Green Party endorsee/nominee for the 63rd.
William Henry Jones Jr. promises to offer voters a choice in January.
you know me, I don't mind challenges. January 6, you can choose," Jones said Thursday. "At least we're gonna have
an election this time and not a coronation."
An often-vocal critic of city issues, William Henry Jones filed to run by Wednesday night's deadline.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Independent Green Party candidates 2015
17 dec 14 @ 9:42 am est
Independent Green Party endorses and nominates first wave of candidates for 2015.
Virginia's entire state legislature is up for election in 2015. 100 members of House of Delegates.
40 in the state senate.
At their state meeting the Independent Green Party voted to endorse and, or nominate these Green leaders.
Albert Burckhardt - Isle of
Wight County Board of Supervisors - Newport District
Aaron Lyles - School Board Roanoke
Carey Campbell (Independent) IG endorsee - Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, Braddock District
Gail for Rail Parker - Fairfax County Board of Supervisors,
Audrey Clement Arlington County School
Tareq Salahi - Warren County Board of Supervisors
House of Delegates:
Col Jim Leslie - 39th District
Elaine Hildebrandt - 60th District
Joseph P. Oddo - district to follow
Heaton - district to follow
Dianne Blais - district to follow
John W. Smith Jr. - district to follow
Dr. Ken Hildbrandt -
Terry Modglin - district to follow
Steve Puryor - district to follow
Dr. Brad Blanton - district
Janet Murphy - district to follow
Indy Greens are actively recruiting candidates for 2015. Contact
the Indy Green Party if you want to be a candidate - 703-351-1235
Sunday, December 7, 2014
Paul E. Gagnon, Independent Green Party 1999 endorsee for Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chairman
7 dec 14 @ 4:47 pm est
Paul E. Gagnon dies.
Independent Green Party 1999 endorsee
for Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chairman
Paul Gagnon was a state and national
Green Party leader in the 1980's, and 1990's. Paul Gagnon led a slate of Indy Green Party endorsees in the 1999 state and
local elections. While Paul ran for Chairman of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, his wife Johna Good Gagnon was one
of two Indy Green Party endorsed candidates (Carey Campbell was the other) for Northern Virginia Soil and Water Conservation
District Director. Paul Gagnon continued work in the community throughout his life.
to today's obit in the Washington Post, "Paul Gagnon, 60, a former medical laboratory technologiest and mediator
who had worked as a magistrate for Virginia's cournt system since 2005, died Nov. 15 at his home in Franconia, VA. The cause
was gastric cancer, said his wife, Johna Good Gagnon.
A native Washingtonian, Mr. Gagnon
was a medical laboratory technologist from 1979 to 2005 at what became Inova Alexandria Hospital and co-owned the Franconia-based
Gagnon Training and Development from 1986 to 2004. He was former board chairman of Lee District Land Use Advisory Committee.
He was an appointed citizen representative of the Fairfax County Commission on Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation
and won the 2006 Fairfax County Volunteer Service Award."
The Independent Green Party of
Virginia mourns the passing Paul E. Gagnon. Our thoughts and prayers go to his family.