The women who made history in the mid-terms – BBC News
The women who made history in the mid-terms – BBC News The first woman to wear should job representative from the first Refugee ever elected to congress. We have also elected the youngest woman. Ever let’s make our country better we’re going to tackle the big problems. You know it’s just been inspiring that we needed somebody to go. Who is up The number of women running for election in this year’s US mid term elections was at an all-time high, and an unprecedented number ended up winning.
Before Tuesday, there were 107 women in Congress, and that figure has been passed.
Among the many firsts: the first two Muslim congresswomen, Michigan’s Rashida Tlaib and Minnesota’s Ilhan Omar; the youngest woman ever elected to Congress, New York’s Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez; and the first Native American women in Congress, New Mexico’s Debra Haaland and Sharice Davids of Kansas.
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