Their projected victories mark the start of a new chapter in the USA political system as they will be the first ever Elected Female members of Native American Descent.
Are there other Native American members of Congress?
They were granted the right to vote in 1962, almost 40 years after they were granted citizenship.
As of early Wednesday morning, voters were on track to send at least 99 women to the House, surpassing the previous record of 84. And although she has some age on Ocasio-Cortez - she's turning 30 in December - Finkenauer is still one of the youngest people ever elected to the House. The Democratic candidate ran with a campaign that said: "Women like me aren't supposed to run for office".
After 229 years with no Native American women in Congress, next year there will be two.
Haaland ran on a progressive platform and has campaigned for Medicare for all, a $15 minimum wage, and the impeachment of President Donald Trump. He won his last four outings by double-digit margins.
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My grandmother was born and raised at Laguna Pueblo, and as I watched Tuesday night's returns come in, I imagined how she would have reacted to the sight of Haaland and Davids marching on Washington, D.C. These women refused to be silenced despite coming from humble origins, and their fortitude and resilience make them so recognizable to me.
Another fact that makes Sharice Davids win both unique and liberating is that she identifies as a lesbian; which also makes her the first openly LGBT member of Congress from Kansas. The Democrat has backed Medicare for All, immigration reform and a call to overturn Trump's executive order banning most people from five Muslim-majority nations from entering the United States.
Pressley was the first black woman on Boston's City Council, and she defeated 10-term incumbent Michael Capuano in the Democratic primary. Polis is also the state's first Jewish governor. With no challenger on Election Day, Pressley made it official that she'll be the first black person representing MA in the House.
He however says Britain must "have a shared responsibility to ensure that the abject horror of slavery is never forgotten". Prince Charles was recently elected to succeed the Queen of England as head of the Commonwealth .
It actually petitioned the Supreme Court to erase history and wipe out an earlier court decision upholding open internet policies. This morning the Supreme Court issued orders from the justices' private conference on Friday.
Rose has finished no worse than eighth in his last six tournaments dating to the second FedEx Cup playoff event on the PGA Tour. But Rose's victory in Turkey - the 23rd title of his career - took him back to golf's summit for the second time.
Also in the House, Democrats Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Rashida Tlaib of MI will be the first Muslim women to serve in Congress . Democratic Colorado Governor-elect Jared Polis arrives onstage with running mate Dianne Primavera on November 6, 2018 in Denver.
Kyle Busch , a seven-time victor this year, and defending Cup champion Martin Truex Jr . are among the other six title contenders. Kyle Busch was 17th and Bowyer 26th after starting on the front row but making contact with Denny Hamlin on the first lap.
He's not alone in thinking more needs to be done to address people who are locked up for non-violent marijuana-related offenses. A similar measure was defeated in North Dakota, meaning there are now 10 states that allow recreational use of pot.
The flight, which was scheduled to take off at 10.40am was subsequently delayed by an hour while the fruit was removed. The problem is, videos circulating where a passenger taking the video accused carrying durian as a safety hazard.
The North dismantled its nuclear testing ground in May, but didn't invite experts to observe and verify the event. The Korean Marine Exchange Program was among the training drills indefinitely suspended in June after U.S.
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