February 16, 2018

Cortez Masto Statement on Lunar New Year

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) released the following statement in celebration of Lunar New Year:

“For many Asian Americans across the nation, today is the beginning of a prosperous new year. Lunar New Year is a celebration of family, food and a centuries-old tradition of marking a new year filled with blessings and new beginnings. For others, it offers a glimpse into the rich culture and heritage of Asian American communities. It is a reminder of their many contributions and the diversity they bring to make our country stronger. To everyone celebrating today and in the coming days, I wish you good fortune, health and happiness in the year ahead. Happy Lunar New Year!”