WASHINGTON - July 13 - The National Committee of the Green Party of the United States will hold its 2005 annual meeting in Tulsa, Oklahoma, from Thursday, July 21 to Sunday, July 24.
Green Country Greens and the Green Party of Oklahoma will host the meeting on the campus of the University of Tulsa.
Plenary meetings are scheduled for state Green Party delegates to the National Committee; Greens will also hold numerous committee and caucus meetings, workshops, and other events. A schedule of events is posted at <http://www.gp.org/meeting2005/agenda.shtml>
MEDIA CREDENTIALING: Members of the press attending the meeting can visit <http://www.gp.org/forms/media/> to fill out the Media Credentials Registration Form, and may also register on site.
John Eder, a Green Party member who was elected to the Maine House of Representatives in 2002 and reelected in 2004, will speak at the Green Party's Campaign School to be held during the national meeting. The Campaign School is a series of educational workshops for Green candidates and campaign organizers.
Other highlights include election of national Green Party officers, meetings of Campus Greens and the party's Youth Caucus, and an address by Cherokee Chief Chad Smith.