The Greater Milwaukee Green party “GMGP-Discussion” list as of Nov 2017 is very low traffic and “no spam”.
Purpose: Allow Milwaukee Green party members to collaborate. As a member you may reply to, or post new announcements, reports, questions etc.
Decide on your email address
If you already have a gmail email account skip to join gmgp-discussion.
If your ok w/creating a gmail account with a gmail email address go to google here and “use your head” to figure out how to create a new google account/gmail address. Login to google with this new gmail account, then skip to join gmgp-discussion.
Otherwise you may join without creating a gmail email, but you still have to register a new google account – using your non google email address in the process. Watch carefully, early on they give you the option of using a non gmail email address.
Login to the google account w/the email address that you want to direct the gmgp-discussion email to.
Follow Steps at “Apply for membership” link at:
When approved, you may post to the group via email to:
That should work as long as google sees your ‘From’ address agrees with the account that joined the group.
You can read the list when logged into google, via this web link: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/gmgp-discussion, or just read via your email.
Again, once you are added:
To post or reply, email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Web view: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/gmgp-discussion
On Sunday, November 12, 2017 9:10 PM, Mike McCallister wrote:
the Milwaukee County Elections site:Here are some details we need to know:Spring Election:Only the County Board (all 18 seats) and judgeships are are up for this
election. (see http://county.milwaukee.gov/CountyElectionCommission/Elected-Officials-and-Terms-of.htm).
Suburban municipalities may have other offices open (like the Bayside
school board that someone is interested in).A candidate needs 200 signatures to get on ballot for County Board (300 recommended, 400 maximum)Nomination Papers circulate: December 1, 2017 – Due 5:00pm, January 3, 2018Currently registered candidates for the County Board are here:
http://county.milwaukee.gov/ImageLibrary/Groups/cntyElectCommission/Upcoming-Elections/2018-Elections/2018SpringCandidateSpreadsheet1.pdfPretty much everything you need to know to run, including nomination
paper form: http://county.milwaukee.gov/HowtoRunforCountyOff23732.htm+++++++++++++++++++++++++++Let me know if you need anything else on the election.Peace and solidarity,Mike
Top 3 short term priorities, voted in Jan 2018:
- Milwaukee Lead Pipe/Water Quality
- Black/Brown Lives Matter
- Local Economic Disparities