Amer­ica's pink wave

Swazi Observer - - NEWS -

NEW YORK - The US elec­tion has swept a record num­ber of women into Congress, fired up by dis­gust of Don­ald Trump, em­bold­ened by the #MeToo move­ment and mak­ing the Demo­cratic Party more di­verse and younger than ever. The class of 2019 in­cludes the youngest con­gres­sional women in his­tory, 29year-olds Alexan­dria Oca­sio-Cortez from New York and Abby Finke­nauer from Iowa, as well as the first two Na­tive Amer­i­can women, and the first two Mus­lim women, Pales­tini­anAmer­i­can Rashida Tlaib and So­mali-Amer­i­can Il­han Omar.

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