2008 Green National Convention
|2008 Presidential Election|
McKinney and Clemente
|Venue||Palmer House Hilton (July 10 – 13)
Symphony Center (July 14)
|Presidential nominee||Fmr. Rep. Cynthia McKinney (GA)|
|Vice Presidential nominee||Rosa Clemente (NY)|
|Other candidates||Chm. Kat Swift (TX)|
|‹ 2004 · 2012 ›|
The 2008 Green National Convention took place on July 10–14, 2008 in Chicago, Illinois at the Palmer House Hilton and Symphony Center. This served as both the venue for the Presidential Nominating Convention and the Annual Meeting of the Green Party of the United States.
- Jesse Johnson of West Virginia, former Mountain Party candidate for US Senate and Governor of West Virginia
- Kent Mesplay of California, California Delegate to the Green National Committee
& Caucuses Apportioned
1 "2008 Green Party Presidential Nomination Delegate Count". GPUS. July 3, 2008.
2 "2008 Presidential Convention Ballot Results". GPUS. July 2008.
3 Nader did not seek the Green Party nomination. His total includes 8 delegates from
Illinois where Howie Hawkins stood on the ballot in his place.
4 Endorsed Cynthia McKinney.
- Venue Options - Green Party National Convention 2008 - Chicago, Illinois Archived July 11, 2011 at the Wayback Machine
- [dead link]
- "STATEMENT OF CANDIDACY - MCKINNEY, CYNTHIA". Federal Election Commission. Retrieved 2008-10-25.
- Daily Greens: Green Party VP Rosa Clemente - Vote and Acceptance. Video.google.com. July 12, 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-25.
Video of Convention
- State Delegate voting part 1
- State Delegate voting part 2
- Cynthia McKinney Acceptance Speech
- Vote and Rosa Clemente Acceptance Speech
- David Cobb Convention Speech
- Malik Rahim Keynote Speech
- Omar López Keynote Speech
- Malik Rahim congressional candidate Louisiana
- Jesse Johnson addresses Convention Delegates
- Official Convention Website
- Green Party 2008 Campaign Web Page
- Presidential Nomination Delegate Count