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New York's first Haitian-American assemblywoman, Rodneyse Bichotte, sworn in

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New York's first Haitian-American assemblywoman, Rodneyse Bichotte, sworn in

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Rodneyse Bichotte sworn in. She has become New York's first Haitian-American assemblywoman. Mayor Bill De Blasio, Bichotte's biggest supporter, performed the swearing-in ceremony for the new 42nd Assembly District representative. Bichotte is replacing Rhoda Jacobs, a 37-year veteran of the Assembly.

Bichotte trounced democratic candidate Rickie Tulloch for the seat, winning by 82% of the vote.

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