Jasmine Lee continues to be an inspiration not only to the Filipino community in South Korea, but to the whole multicultural population as well. She is a hardworking representative in South Korea’s National Assembly and proof of it is the award she received from “The Constitution Politics Award” for good governance. She has never failed the Filipino community, the multicultural society and the Korean citizenry.
How hard does Jasmine Lee work? Here is one article on Joong-Ang Daily on “A Day in the Life of Jasmine Lee”:
It has been over a year since Jasmine Lee, 36, was elected a proportional representative in the National Assembly and the JoongAng Ilbo followed the Philippine-born naturalized Korean citizen for a day as she went about her new life as a legislator.
In the April 2012 general election, Lee made history by becoming the first naturalized Korean citizen to become a lawmaker in the assembly. She is a member of the ruling Saenuri Party.
Read the complete article here.
Way to go Jasmine! You are showing us that with the right attitude, we can overcome adversities.
*Ang larawan sa itaas ay “ninenok” mula sa FB ni Jasmine Lee.
*Photo above ‘borrowed’ from Jasmine’s FB page ;p