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3rd Armenian American to serve in Congress

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Wednesday, 07 November, 2018, 11:15
3rd Armenian American to serve in Congress

With the victory tonight of the Anthony Brindisi For Congress campaign, the upstate New York Democrat will join Congresswoman Anna Eshoo and Congresswoman Jackie Speier in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Anthony's great grandparents were born in Mardin, Armenia and fled during the Armenian Genocide to Alepo, Syria, where his grandmother was born. His great-great grandparents were born in Edessa, Armenia.