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Jessica Bennett @jessicabennett
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Congressional #Firsts

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Youngest woman elected

Rashida Tlaib & Ilhan Omar: 1st Muslim women

Ayanna Pressley: Massachusetts' 1st black woman

Veronica Escobar & Sylvia Garcia, Texas’s 1st Latina women

Sharice Davids & Deb Haaland: 1st Native women
Jahana Hayes, Connecticut’s first black woman in Congress

Jared Polis, of Colorado, the first openly gay man elected governor

Sharice Davis, also the first openly gay rep from Kansas

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Marsha Blackburn, Tennessee’s 1st female senator

Tish James, NY AG, 1st black woman to hold statewide office in NY

Janet Mills, 1st woman elected governor of Maine

Kristi Noem, 1st woman elected governor of SD

Michelle Lujan Grisham, 1st Democratic Latina gov of NM
Young Kim, who will be the first Korean-American in Congress if she wins (*not yet called)

*** To see live updates and all of these in one place i recommend this excellent tracker from @latimes

latimes.com/projects/la-po…
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