"other" candidates in the Presidential election
Obama has something new to be worried about. Many of the women, and
environmentalists, that supported him in 2008, might just vote for
Stein is a medical doctor by training, having graduated from Harvard
Medical School in 1979. She has testified many times as an expert on
environmental health. Her areas of expertise include mercury and dioxin
contamination. Her husband is also a physician, and
she has two sons.
Stein received the nomination of the Green Party in July, 2012. Her
running mate is Cheri Honkola, an anti-poverty advocated. She was
chosen as the Vice Presidential running mate over 200 other candidates
submitted by Green Party supporters.
You can learn more about the candidates, and their "Green New Deal" at jillstein.org.