STATE REP AND SENATOR: Edmond Joseph “Eddie” Gong, Miami-born son of Chinese immigrants, was the first Asian-American elected to the Florida legislature, serving as both a representative and senator, from 1963 to 1972.
STATE REP AND SENATOR: Edmond Joseph “Eddie” Gong, Miami-born son of Chinese immigrants, was the first Asian-American elected to the Florida legislature, serving as both a representative and senator, from 1963 to 1972. Van Orsdel Courtesy E.J. Gong
STATE REP AND SENATOR: Edmond Joseph “Eddie” Gong, Miami-born son of Chinese immigrants, was the first Asian-American elected to the Florida legislature, serving as both a representative and senator, from 1963 to 1972. Van Orsdel Courtesy E.J. Gong

Former state senator Edmond Gong dies at 84

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