Kerry Tymchuk

Author's Entries

  • Mae Yih (1928–)

    Upon her election to the Oregon House of Representatives in 1976, Mae Yih became the first Chinese-born woman in the United States elected to a state legislative chamber. Mid-Willamette Valley voters re-elected Yih to two additional terms in the House and five terms in the Oregon Senate. In 1993, …

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