Thursday, July 24, 2008

Socialist/Green Matt Erard is First GPMI Candidate to Qualify for November State Election Ballot

Matt Erard for State Rep.
(Michigan, district 52).
24 July 2008

Dually-Nominated Candidate Qualified for a Second Time to Challenge Rebekah Warren on the November Ballot for Michigan's 53rd District (Ann Arbor) State House Seat.

ANN ARBOR -- Having already won the nomination of the Socialist Party USA by unanimous vote of its local affiliate, the "Washtenaw County Reds," Matt Erard, a University of Michigan alumnus and graduate student at the University of Michigan's School of Social Work, unanimously won the joint nomination of the Green Party of Michigan for the same seat at its Washtenaw County Nominating Caucus on Monday July 14th. After filing the necessary paperwork work with the Washtenaw County Clerk's office following the Nominating Caucus last week, Erard's name was added to the General Election Candidate Listing on Michigan Secretary of State's website yesterday as the first Green Party candidate to qualify for the November General Election ballot...

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