Monday, December 11, 2023

Topic: diverse candidates

First Native American, Muslim women elected to Congress amid minority wins

Wins by more diverse candidates offer "a world of possibilities to women and people of color who will follow in their footsteps," said Debbie Walsh, director of the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University. Women and minorities, she said, "bring different voices, different perspectives, different life experiences ... to the making of public policy.”