Last night, Alex Mooney won the Republican nomination for the 2nd Congressional District (CD) of West Virginia.
Mooney is Cuban-American and a strong supporter of sanctions against the Castro regime.
The 2nd CD of West Virginia is a Republican-leaning district. It is currently held by U.S. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), who is heavily favored to win the open U.S. Senate seat.
Thus, Mooney is likely to win in November.
As such, it will make him the fifth Cuban-American Member of the U.S. House of Representatives.
The current four Cuban-American Members of the House are U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL), U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (FL), U.S. Rep. Albio Sires (NJ) and U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia (FL).
Also, there are three Cuban-American Senators -- U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (NJ), U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (FL) and U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (TX).
All of whom support sanctions towards the Castro regime.
Almost forgot, Mooney is 42-years old. So we're still awaiting some fact-based evidence on the "generational change" theory.
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