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The D.C. Statehood Green Party is committed to cleaning up the environment—just not its own office environment. The D.C. Greens currently share space with the Green Party of the United States in the basement of a dry-cleaning business on 18th Street NW. But the national organization is looking for new digs, and it’s threatening not to take its current roommates along for the move because of their lax housekeeping. Under the existing space-sharing agreement, the national party helps pay the locals’ rent, in exchange for which D.C.-party volunteers are supposed to clean up and take care of recycling—duties they admit they’ve neglected. “We have often left the office in worse shape than we found it after our meetings,” says D.C. Green Ken Sain. “Our own office space can at best be called untidy. It’s not much to call it a disaster area.” —Chris Shott