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Meng Sworn In As Congresswoman

Flushing Democrat replaces Gary Ackerman in House of Representatives.

Former state Assemblywoman Grace Meng was sworn in Thursday as a member of the House of Representatives.

Meng, who replaces U.S. Rep. Gary Ackerman, won the seat in November after defeating Councilman Dan Halloran, R-Whitestone.

She was sworn in by House Speaker John Boehner, R-OH.

Photo courtesy of Meng's office.

Harriet Brown January 05, 2013 at 06:13 PM
Congratulations to Congresswoman Grace Meng. I am sure that she will do a great job representing her district.

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