Liberian-American, Gabe Amo, Inducted as Member of U.S. Congress . The 36-year-old Democrat won a special election in November to replace Democratic Rep. David Cicilline. Amo, who was born and raised in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, comes from a family of immigrants. Having previously worked as a senior advisor to President Joe Biden, Amo has expressed optimism for the future of the black community in Rhode Island. Additionally, a Republican is favored to win a special election in Utah on November 21.
Source: Daily Observer November 17, 2023 13:44 UTC