Nearly 80% of voters in a CNN exit poll said it's very or somewhat important that more women and racial minorities be elected to public office, with two-thirds of white voters agreeing.
"ICE was just established in 2003 and it was established outside of the U.S. Department of Justice, so a lot of this disturbing behavior we are seeing - parents can separated from their children, people getting picked up on the street - it's happening outside of the Justice Department", Ocasio-Cortez said in the June interview.
"I am so honoured to share both the ballot and the stage with the many visionary, bold women who have raised their hand to run for public office", said Ayanna Pressley, who became the first black woman elected to Congress from MA.
A lawyer and former MMA fighter, Davids became the first Native American congresswoman and the first lesbian congresswoman from Kansas.
Another two Democrats made history as the first Latinas elected to Congress from Texas, a deeply red state. He says the role women played in this election lived up to expectations. Research shows that women are more likely to raise policies related to women's health and family than men.
Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Rashida Tlaib of MI became the first Muslim women elected to Congress. Sharice Davids defeated a Republican incumbent in Kansas to become the first openly LGBTQ woman to represent Kansas. In 1982, 58 per cent of women voted for Democrats and 41 per cent voted for Republicans.
But in the early hours of Wednesday morning, women were on track to surpass that margin, ushering in some new faces to Congress as Democrats sought control of the House.
■In Tennessee, RepublicanMarsha Blackburn will become that state's first woman senator.
"On the Democratic side, these races were viewed not only as a referendum on President Donald Trump, but also, in many cases, on his version of identity politics, which in its final days played to the fears of his base, a group that is largely white, male and Christian".
Crowley was the No. 4 Democrat in the House and seen as a potential speaker one day.
These new records represent the culmination of a record-setting year for female candidates.
Kate Brown, who is bisexual, became the first openly LGBT person elected governor in 2016 when she won her OR race.
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Democrats now need to win only nine more Republican House seats to reach the net gain of 23 seats they need to secure a majority. Democratic favorite Conor Lamb, who stunned Washington by winning a special election in the state, beat Republican Rep.
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Demi Lovato has broken her social media silence by posting to Instagram for the first time since entering rehab over the summer. You have to spend time in one place or another, all that time packing bags 3 days a week here, and 3 days a week there'.
Among those expected: Vice President Mike Pence and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, an informal adviser to the president. Joe Manchin's battle to keep his seat in West Virginia, a state Trump carried by a mammoth 42 percentage points in 2016.
Emma Thompson poses at Buckingham Palace after being made a Dame Commander of the British Empire by Prince William . She also shared her affection for Prince William with reporters, according to the Associated Press .
More than 4.3 million Texans have cast early ballots for Tuesday's election in the state's 30 largest counties alone. McDonald, an associate professor of political science at the University of Florida who tracks early voting.
The findings have been published on researchers' website bioRxiv but have not yet gone through scientific peer review. And those who are sharper in the evening may have had more disrupted sleep, which could affect the risk of cancer.
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US Democrats win House, Republicans keep Senate
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Democrats reclaim US House
With results still coming in, Democrats were on track to gain control of the House, while Republicans kept their Senate majority. Pelosi, currently the House minority leader, will now be the majority leader after the newly elected members take oath.