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Martha Wong

Dr. Martha Jee Wong, born Martha Jee,(1939–)[1] is a Texas politician who was the first Asian American woman to be elected to the Texas House of Representatives, representing Houston's District 134.

She attended Reagan High School in Houston.[1] In 1993, she became the Houston City Council's first elected Asian American Councilwoman, and was elected to three successive terms. She earned a Bachelor degree from the University of Texas and both a masters degree and doctorate from the University of Houston.[2]

See also

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  • Gordon Quan


External links

  • Staff. "Houston Chronicle. Saturday January 11, 1997. A30.
  • Wong, Martha and Louis Marciafava. Martha Wong Oral History, Houston Oral History Project, July 17, 1995.

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