NEW YORK (AP) — State Sen. Jose Peralta, a New York lawmaker who was the first Dominican-American elected to the Senate, has died. The Democrat was 47 and nearing the end of nearly two decades in office after losing a primary this fall. Peralta died Wednesday night at Elmhurst Hospital, spokesman Chris Sosa said.
Name: Jose Peralta
Continent: North America
Position: State Senator
Announcement Date: November 22, 2018, 11:00pm
Resignation Date: November 22, 2018, 11:00pm