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Seat filled of late congresswoman

September 05, 2007|From Times Wire Reports

Former California Assemblywoman Laura Richardson was sworn in to replace the late Rep. Juanita Millender-McDonald in the House.

"I respectfully stand today on her legacy as I reach toward my own destiny," said Richardson, a Long Beach Democrat.

Millender-McDonald died of cancer in April.

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