HEMPSTEAD, NY - OCTOBER 18: Howie Hawkins of the Green Party, running for New York State Governor, speaks during the gubernatorial debate at Hofstra University October 18, 2010 in Hempstead, New York.

HEMPSTEAD, NY – OCTOBER 18: Howie Hawkins of the Green Party, running for New York State Governor, speaks during the gubernatorial debate at Hofstra University October 18, 2010 in Hempstead, New York.