Q&A with Ahn Cao
Representative Ahn “Joseph” Cao was interviewed. The new Republican congressman represents Louisiana’s 2nd District,… read more
Representative Ahn “Joseph” Cao was interviewed. The new Republican congressman represents Louisiana’s 2nd District, which includes New Orleans. Representative Cao defeated nine-term Democratic Congressman William Jefferson with 49% of the vote and became the first Vietnamese American elected to Congress. The election was delayed until December after Hurricane Gustav hit Louisiana in September 2008.
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