Green Team 2012 Welcomes Evergreen Chou
Long time Green Party activist and Flushing resident, Evergreen Chou has announced his intention to run as the Green Party candidate for the 5th Congressional District. CD5 covers Bayside, Corona, Douglaston, Flushing, Jamaica Estates, Little Neck, and Whitestone in Queens County, and Albertson, Great Neck, Manhasset, Port Washington, Roslyn, and Sands Point in Nassau County. The seat is currently held by Democrat Gary Ackerman.
Evergreen has run for office a number of times, and has served as the Treasurer for Flushing Greens and as a State Committee Representative for the Green Party of New York State.
With the addition of Evergreen, the Green Team now has 5 announced candidates citywide: Hank Bardel, CD13, Staten Island; Tony Gronowicz , CD7, Bronx-Queens; Trevor Archer, AD83, Bronx; Carl Lundgren, AD 82, Bronx.