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|Position        = U.S. House, New York, District 6
 
|Position        = U.S. House, New York, District 6
 
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{{tnr}}'''Evergreen Chou''' is a 2012 [[Green Party]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[New York's 6th congressional district elections, 2012|the 6th Congressional District]] of [[New York]].
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{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''Evergreen Chou''' was a 2012 [[Green Party]] candidate who sought election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] to represent [[New York's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012|the 6th Congressional District]] of [[New York]]. He lost in the general election.<ref name="cnnr">[http://www.cnn.com/election/2012/results/state/NY/house ''CNN'' "New York Districts Race - 2012 Election Center"]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Chou moved to the U.S. from Taiwan when he was 9 years old.  He got his bachelors from Downstate Medical Center, in Flatbush, Brooklyn.<ref name=Bio>[http://evergreenforcongress.wordpress.com/biography/ Campaign website "Bio"]</ref>
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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Chou listed some of his campaign issues on his website:<ref>[http://evergreenforcongress.wordpress.com/issues/ Campaign website "Issues"]</ref>
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*"Jobs: New Green Deal
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*Housing: Housing should be a right. Affordable Housing for all. Mixed income housing developments.
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*Health Care: Single Payer Universal Health Care For All
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*Environment: to stop the carbon/fossil fuel  addiction to oil and coal and to stop nuclear; anti fracking
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*Energy: Using renewable resources; moving away from a carbon economy; stop Nuclear Power Plants.
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*Solar panels
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*Wind turbines
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*Wave and River Currents
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*Geothermal
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*Education:  Universal Free Education to College/University."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
:: ''See also: [[New York's 6th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
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:: ''See also: [[New York's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012]]''
  
Chou is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 2012|New York's]] [[New York's 6th congressional district elections, 2012|6th District]]. He is seeking the nomination on the Green Party ticket.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled_primary ''New York Board of Elections'' "Filings for June 26, 2012 Federal Primary," Accessed June 11, 2012]</ref>
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Chou ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] to represent [[United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 2012|New York's]] [[New York's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012|6th District]]. He sought the nomination on the Green Party ticket and was unopposed in the primary on June 26, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled_primary ''New York Board of Elections'' "Filings for June 26, 2012 Federal Primary," Accessed June 11, 2012]</ref> He lost to [[Grace Meng]] (D) in the general election.<ref name="cnnr"/>
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==Campaign donor==
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===2012===
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Chou lost election to the [[U.S. House]] in 2012. During that election cycle, Chou's campaign committee raised a total of $225 and spent $152.<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/races/summary.php?cycle=2012&id=NY06&spec=N ''Open Secrets'' "Evergreen Chou 2012 Election Cycle," Accessed May 20, 2013]</ref>
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==Personal==
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Chou is married.<ref name=Bio>[http://evergreenforcongress.wordpress.com/biography/ Campaign website "Bio"]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
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Revision as of 11:16, 16 January 2014

Evergreen Chou
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U.S. House, New York, District 6
PartyGreen Party
Education
Bachelor'sDownstate Medical Center
Personal
ProfessionSonographer
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Evergreen Chou was a 2012 Green Party candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 6th Congressional District of New York. He lost in the general election.[1]

Biography

Chou moved to the U.S. from Taiwan when he was 9 years old. He got his bachelors from Downstate Medical Center, in Flatbush, Brooklyn.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Chou listed some of his campaign issues on his website:[3]

  • "Jobs: New Green Deal
  • Housing: Housing should be a right. Affordable Housing for all. Mixed income housing developments.
  • Health Care: Single Payer Universal Health Care For All
  • Environment: to stop the carbon/fossil fuel addiction to oil and coal and to stop nuclear; anti fracking
  • Energy: Using renewable resources; moving away from a carbon economy; stop Nuclear Power Plants.
  • Solar panels
  • Wind turbines
  • Wave and River Currents
  • Geothermal
  • Education: Universal Free Education to College/University."

Elections

2012

See also: New York's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012

Chou ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent New York's 6th District. He sought the nomination on the Green Party ticket and was unopposed in the primary on June 26, 2012.[4] He lost to Grace Meng (D) in the general election.[1]

U.S. House, New York District 6 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGrace Meng 59.6% 111,499
     Republican Daniel Halloran 27.2% 50,845
     Green Evergreen Chou 1% 1,913
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 12.1% 22,675
Total Votes 186,932
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

Campaign donor

2012

Breakdown of the source of Chou's campaign funds before the 2012 election.

Chou lost election to the U.S. House in 2012. During that election cycle, Chou's campaign committee raised a total of $225 and spent $152.[5]

Personal

Chou is married.[2]

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