Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wins Election In a Landslide
08 November, 2018, 21:46
The Associated Press reported that a record 237 women ran for the House of Representatives this year.
This makes Ocasio-Cortez, who turned 29 last month, the youngest person ever elected to congress.
Jahana Hayes is the first black woman elected to represent CT in Congress. Hayes, the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, will be serving Connecticut's 5th Congressional District, which includes areas in the northwestern part of the state.
Progressive challenger Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is joined by New York gubenatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon at her victory party in the Bronx after upsetting incumbent Democratic Representative Joseph Crowley on June 26, 2018 in New York City.
Pappas and Davids are part of this year's Rainbow wave that saw a record amount of LGBT candidates (244, according to the New York Times) run for office.
Regardless of who wins in Arizona's competitive Senate race, the state will elect either Republican Martha McSally or Democrat Kyrsten Sinema as the state's first woman to serve in the chamber.
Overall, the number of Republican women serving in Congress next term will slightly dip, partially because some female incumbents and candidates lost.
Omar, a Somali-American was once a refugee, while Tlaib is the first Pakistani-American woman in congress.
Dead Republican brothel owner wins election in Nevada The HBO reality show Cathouse focused on the daily happenings at Hof's Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legally owned and operated brothel. He also wrote a book called The Art of the Pimp , a title similar to Donald Trump's book The Art of the Deal .
U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, a Republican representing upstate NY, was previously the youngest, elected in 2014 at age 30.
After some key Republican victories, Ingraham concluded that the reason Republicans were winning was that they've embraced President Trump, whereas the reason Democrats were losing was that they've become the party of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a democratic socialist who was elected to Congress Tuesday.
Veronica Escobar and Sylvia Garcia won House races in Texas, making them the first Latina women to ever represent the state. In many of those races, women from suburban swing areas played a decisive role in the outcome.
O'Rourke noted that women favored Democratic candidates in congressional matchups by 19 points. Polis was also the first openly gay man elected to Congress in 2008. White women with college degrees voted strongly for Democrats, by 22 points.
Democrat women flipped MI and Kansas, defeating male Republican incumbents.
Of the women challenging for a new seat, one-third were successful.
In the days leading up to the election, Trump said his sharp focus on immigrant caravans moving north toward the U.S. -Mexico border, and the threats he contends they pose, would appeal to women.
Social media was full of love for Aguero and what he has meant to the Premier League since his arrival in Manchester. The goal was the 30-year-old striker's 150th in the Premier League, making him only the ninth to reach that mark.
These sensors measure the angle of attack of planes when climbing to ensure that they do not attempt to fly too steeply and stall. And in this case the procedure for dealing with the problem it is what is called a "memory item" - pilot's commit them to memory.
Ginsburg was admitted to the hospital for treatment and observation after tests showed she fractured three ribs . Ginsburg, 85, fell in her office at the Supreme Court on Wednesday evening, according to the court.
Rumor has it that the film is now operating under the unconfirmed (read: possibly fake) working title of Greenbrier . Over the course of the years, many TV shows have been converted into feature films and vice versa.
First sketch of the new auto was presented on the show electric truck from Tesla spent previous year . At the time, the company said it had taken in $52m in regulatory credits for zero-emissions vehicles.
Montgomery, the Blue Devils needed all the help they could get grabbing boards and controlling possession, and White delivered. Either they're a great handling team or we're not doing enough defensively. "They were just better than us", Calipari said .
In response, Kohli said, "Okay, I don't think you should live in India then. you should go and live somewhere else no". Rang De Basanti actor Siddharth called the Indian skipper's comment " an idiotic set of words ".
Public Citizen described the drug as "five to 10 times more potent than fentanyl and 1,000 times more potent than morphine". For this reason, the Department of Defense (DoD) worked closely with the sponsor on the development of this new medicine.
White House bans CNN reporter Jim Acosta after Trump row
The official Twitter account posted a statement which read: "This President's ongoing attacks on the press have gone too far". CNN's reporters, namely Acosta, have been frequently seen on the front lines of the White House's tense press briefings.
Possible mass shooting at bar in Thousand Oaks, California
It was college night and country two-step lessons were being offered Wednesday at the Borderline, according to its website . They said that soon after the gunman opened fire, victims were running to a nearby petrol station to get help.