Eritrean Joe Neguse Becomes First African-American To Represent Colorado In Congress

 




 

Joe Neguse Becomes First African-American To Represent Colorado In Congress

 

 

denver.cbslocal.com | Nov 7, 2018

 

 

DENVER (CBS4) – Democrat Joe Neguse has won the Colorado congressional seat being vacated by Democrat Jared Polis as he runs for governor.

 

 

Neguse on Tuesday defeated Republican Peter Yu in the 2nd Congressional District that includes Boulder, Fort Collins and parts of north-central Colorado.

 

 

joe neguse Joe Neguse Becomes First African American To Represent Colorado In CongressNeguse becomes Colorado’s first African-American member of Congress. He is the son of immigrants from the African country of Eritrea.

 

 

 

 




 

 

Source: https://denver.cbslocal.com/2018/11/06/neguse-2nd-congressional-district/

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