'11 days to make her mark': Peter Zampa breaks down Mary Peltola's introduction to Congress
Published: Sep. 1, 2022 at 10:49 AM AKDT
Democrat Mary Peltola will become the first Alaska Native representative in Congress and Alaska’s first female congresswoman, winning the ranked-choice election to replace the late Republican Rep. Don Young. Peter Zampa spoke with Alaska's News Source's Rebecca Palsha about what her start in Congress will look like.
“As you can imagine, when they come over from Ukraine, they are only allowed to bring a suitcase,” said Robbins. “So when they arrive they don’t have a lot, they just have basically the clothes that they’ve been able to pack.”