Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Updated: Meet the next President of the United States


For More Information: Drew Langdon, 585.297.7359,
Green Party’s Jill Stein to visit Rochester on Friday

As part of her campaign tour of New York State over the next week, Dr. Jill Stein of Massachusetts, the Green Party’s candidate for President, will be arriving in Rochester Friday morning.  The schedule for the day will include:

Solidarity with University of Rochester workers - On Friday, University of Rochester employees, students, and members of the community at-large will be picketing at Strong Memorial Hospital demanding a fair contract from our region's largest employer.  Stein & Langdon will be joining the picket from noon to 3.

“Q&A on Healthcare & Disability” - Dr. Stein will answer questions in this public forum from the disability community as well as discussing her decision to make a public statement concerning the ongoing attack on the national disability community by Governor Christine Gregoire of Washington.  This event will be livestreamed and recorded for remote participation.  ASL interpretation will be provided.

3:30-4:30pm - Center for Disability Rights, 497 State St, Rochester

Dr. Stein's evening will be spent by an appearance at house party fundraiser for the School of the Arts, as well as a house party in her honor.  Those interested in attending should contact Drew Langdon at

Further details on Dr. Stein’s New York tour can be found at or Interviews may be scheduled during her time in Rochester by contacting the campaign at


Updated: October 10th, 4:41pm.

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