WASHINGTON, Iman Jodeh has become the second Palestinian-American after Rashida Tleib to win a seat in the US Congress after winning today the Democratic Party’s seat in the US House of Representatives from Colorado.
“We did it! I ran to make the American dream a reality for everyone. I am a proud Muslim, Palestinian American, first-generation American. And I am proud to be able to represent my communities,” tweeted Jodeh.
Tleib also won a second term in the House of Representatives from the state of Michigan.
Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA)