FLORIDA, November 9, 2022–The Democrat has become the first member of Generation Z to win a seat in Congress.
The 25-year-old Afro-Cuban gun reform activist, whose campaign also focused on abortion rights, beat Republican Calvin Wimbish, a 72-year-old retired US Army Green Beret.
He won Florida’s Orlando-based 10th Congressional District seat, which contains attractions such as Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort.
“WE WON!!!! History was made tonight. We made history for Floridians, for Gen Z, and for everyone who believes we deserve a better future,” he tweeted. “I am beyond thankful for the opportunity to represent my home in the United States Congress.”
President Joe Biden, started his press conference by thanking young voters for turning out. He also highlighted Maxwell Frost ‘s win in Florida “I have no doubt he’s off to an incredible start. And what I’m sure will be a long distinguished career”
Source: Sky News contributed to the article.