Hello fellow Northern Virginians!
We are having a public meeting Saturday July 30th 1pm at George Mason Regional Library (George Mason Conference Room) 7001 Little River Turnpike – Annandale. Feel free to come by and learn what we have been doing to get our voices heard and bridges built here in the area. If you are a long-time Green Party supporter, or someone new who has just expressed interest, we look forward to your presence and input.
- Introduction – Paul Hughes
- Update on meeting and activities with local union leaders
- Election analysis – we will be taking a look at state senate and house of delegate races that we can get involved in and make an impact.
- Technology platform – review of our new website, Facebook, and Twitter activity. Discussion to follow on submission of content for website and Facebook.
Looking forward to seeing you there!
Daryl Northrop – technology and policy guy
John Lovaas, host of Reston Impact, hosted three local Green Party leaders, including the head of the Northern Virginia Green Party, Paul Hughes. A wide range of topics were discussed, from what the Green Party stands for, to local electoral activity, values, issues, and policy challenges facing Northern Virginia.
The entire show is available below. You can learn more about Reston Imact via this link.
Reston Impact – The Real Green Party from Comcast Channel 28 on Vimeo.
John Lovaas is the host and producer of Reston Impact. He is a retired Senior Foreign Service Officer in the US foreign aid program and a long time Reston homeowner and resident. In addition to having served on the Boards of Directors of the Reston Association, the Reston Community Center and as President of the Reston Citizens Association, Mr. Lovaas is a founder of the Reston Farmers Market at Lake Anne. He has worked in Reston community television also since 1998 and created Reston Impact in 2002. He and his wife Fran Lovaas have been homeowners in Reston since 1978 and now reside in Lake Anne. Mr. Lovaas was selected as a Best of Reston Award winner in 2007.
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