Diversity wins the midterms. The women making history in 2018
Diversity wins the midterms. The women making history in 2018
08 November, 2018, 03:46
Here are the key trailblazing candidates who are diversifying American politics and have already won their races so far. His victory keeps the governor's mansion in Democratic hands. There has never been a Native American woman in Congress.
Haaland won her district's primary in June, which put her in position to take the general election against Republican congressional nominee Janice Arnold-Jones.
Ocasio-Cortez is the daughter of a Puerto Rican mother and a Bronx-born father and grew up in a working-class community. Add to their wins those of down-ballot candidates such as Peggy Flanagan (White Earth Nation Band of Ojibwe, elected lieutenant governor of Minnesota) and Debra Lekanoff (Alaska Native, elected to Washington state's House of Representatives), and we have even more cause for celebration.
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Pressley was the first black woman on Boston's City Council, and she defeated 10-term incumbent Michael Capuano in the Democratic primary.
In her victory speech in September, she said: "These times demanded more from our leaders and from our party. It's not just good enough to see the Democrats back in power but it matters who those Democrats are".
Davids is the first openly LGBTQ person elected to Congress from Kansas, the first Native American woman and the first lesbian Native American individual elected to Congress. Yoder had represented the district since 2011. In an era when many criticize politicians for "losing touch" with the people they serve, voters can feel confident these women will remain connected to their hometown roots. In 2016, she became the first Somali-American legislator in the country. Polis, who declared victory late Tuesday night, has always been outspoken in favour of marijuana legalisation. Former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey came out as gay only after announcing he would resign in 2004.
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For the first time, Native American women will finally have representation in the U.S. House of Representatives after the commanding victories of Deb Haaland and Sharice Davids Tuesday night.
The daughter of a single mother army veteran, Davids is an attorney who chose to run for Congress after she completed the White House fellowship program under the Obama administration and during the transition period.
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The approval comes just a bit more than a year after President Donald Trump declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency. Public Citizen described the drug as "five to 10 times more potent than fentanyl and 1,000 times more potent than morphine".
Texas is set to send its first Hispanic women to Congress, as Democrats Veronica Escobar and Sylvia Garcia both won their races. When she won the primary, she denounced President Donald Trump as "a racist, misogynistic, truly empathy-bankrupt man".
She moved into more emotional territory as the song progressed, holding back tears while singing about her future wedding day. The singer also slipped up a bit at the end when she concluded the performance by running up the stairs through the audience.
What we love most about this video is that Ariana could have totally redone the whole thing, but chose not to. She finished the performance with a smile, and danced down the aisles of the set while the audience cheered.
It will cost them roughly $US13 million. "I'm comfortable with the alternative (to signing Harper)", Rizzo said Tuesday. Given Harper's history with the Nationals, he seems unlikely to make a deal elsewhere without first circling back.
Dani Carvajal has won three Champions Leagues with Zinedine Zidane but says the best coach he's had is sacked Julen Lopetegui . Despite the disgusting start to the season, a number of Real Madrid players have come out in defense of their former boss.
But the FA have chose to appeal the decision after considering written reasons by the Independent Regulatory Commission inquiry. Xavier stated Mourinho used the phrase "vos sois uns filhos da puta" twice, which literally translate as "sons of a w****".
The over that went for 43 runs!
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Of those only Logano was a factor as he led 54 laps. "That was really the only shot we had to beat him, to be honest with you". Also collecting stage points were Aric Almirola , Erik Jones , Kurt Busch , Daniel Suarez and Chase Elliott.
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He then berated Acosta for the way he questioned White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders in briefings. You and I disagree on this, ' Trump said. "You shouldn't treat people that way".
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