Smith celebrates diversity

Congressman Adam Smith and Seattle Urban League board chair Nate Miles of Eli Lilly celebrate cultural diversity. (Photo by Al Garman)

“Taste of the 9th” celebrated the diverse cultures of 9th Congressional District with Congressman Adam Smith on Jan. 22 at the Mount Baker Community Club. Ninety people attended the event, including leaders from the Hispanic, Asian, and African American communities.  Entertainment included a performance by the Lieu Quan Lion Dance Team.

Smith is the ranking member on the House Armed Services Committee and represents the 9th Congressional District that joins Bellevue, Newcastle, Mercer Island, and the Rainier Valley, with portions of South King and Pierce counties. (end)

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