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Hank is mentioned in SI Advance article

[NOTE: Printed below is an article that appears in today’s Staten Island Advance about the Congressional race in CD 11 which also includes Hank. While we’re pleased that Hank is mentioned, as is usual with the mainstream press, when mentioning the Green Party, it’s only as an “also running.” But a little bit more troubling is the way in which it’s mentioned that Hank’s campaign hasn’t submitted filings to the Federal Elections Commission (FEC). It’s a factual statement  – we haven’t – but it may give the impression that the campaign is not being forthcoming about contributions. The fact is, until the campaign raises $5,000.00 in contributions, FEC filings are not required. In order to avoid any appearance of impropriety, and for the sake of transparency, we will be filing with the FEC shortly. We realize now that aside from transparency, by filing with the FEC, the campaign will be taken more seriously, and give debate and forum organizers one less reason to not extend an invitation to participate. Now, send us contributions so there will be something to report. ]    Continue reading

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