Paterson, a city in New Jersey, elected its first Middle Eastern mayor! Paterson is New Jersey’s third largest city with a population of 147,000 people. Lebanese André Sayegh, who is a politician and New Jersey’s council president, won the election on Tuesday and defeated five rivals. He clinched the victory with 8,559 ballots. “This victory is not about one person. It’s about one Paterson,” said Sayegh in front of several hundred supporters Tuesday night, according to
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