Lormong Lo is the first Hmong American to be appointed to a city council in the U.S, in 1994, to manage the largest metropolitan city (Omaha–480,000 people) of a state like Nebraska. He was re-elected in June 1997 to a second full-term from 1997 until June 2001.
In June 1997, Lo is the first Hmong ever to become president of a city council in the U.S., Omaha City Council, who presided over the official meetings of the council.…
Noah Lor is a local politician in Merced, California, United States. He is the first Hmong American to be elected as Mayor Pro-Tempore in the City of Merced history. He was elected to the Merced City Council in 2007 and re-elected again second term in 2011. He was elected to be Merced first Hmong Mayor Pro-Tempore in December 5, 2011.
Blong Xiong is a former member of the Fresno, California City Council, representing District 1 from 2007 to 2015.
Xiong ran unsuccessfully for California’s 21st Congressional District in 2012.