Green Party of Arizona hosting U.S. Presidential candidate Dr. Kent Mesplay. He’s on the Green Party ballot for the Arizona PPE on March 22. Early voting via mailed ballots has begun.
On March 10, he is also speaking at La Indita restaurant, 622 N.4th Ave. at 11 to 1:30 p.m.
“Green Party presidential candidate Kent Mesplay is a retired air quality inspector and emergency shelter manager from Encinitas, California, with a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering. Kent has been a member of the Green Party since 1995, and served as a California delegate to the Green Party-US National Committee from 2004 to 2015. He is of Blackfoot ancestry. Kent previously sought the Green Party presidential nomination in 2004, 2008, and 2012. Dr. Mesplay stated, “I’m seeking the Green Party presidential nomination to help with Native American pride, protect Indigenous rights, get the treaties supported, and to grow the Green Party. I urge Arizonans to grow more of their own food, and enact local solutions for survival and sustainability.”
There are 1,350 Green Party registered voters in Pima County.