Thursday 14th December 2017,


Ξ Comments are off

Patriot News: First Asian American Women Sworn into Pennsylvania State House

posted by Randall


Patty KimCity Councilwoman Patty Kim today became the first Asian American woman sworn in to the Pennsylvania State House. She will represent Harrisburg where she served on the City Council.

Her father Wayne Kim flew in from South Africa for the swearing in.

“To someone who went through the Korean War, coming here as an immigrant, to see his daughter, also the first Asian American woman to get worn in, is pretty special for him. It’s a great day,” Kim told the Patriot News.


Popular Posts


Get Social

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 9,681 other subscribers

AsAmNews has Asian America in Its Heart

Please support AsAmNews by sharing & commenting on our stories

Like Us on Facebook & follow on Twitter