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Sharice Davids and Deb Haaland Become First Native Women in Congress

Sharice Davids and Deb Haaland Become First Native Women in Congress

Posted By Corinne Rice November 11th, 2018 Last Updated on: November 13th, 2018

New Mexico's Deb Haaland and Kansas's Sharice Davids are projected to become the first two Native American women in Congress!

This is a huge moment for all of us in Indian country.

Our youth will see Natives in positions of government as well as to see our matriarchal women in positions of power and decision.



Please click the link below to read CNN's article for more details about this historic win.

CNN Article 

 




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About Corinne Rice

Corinne Rice (Mohawk/Lakota) has been a writer with powwows.com since 2014. She lives in the state of CA, and enjoys attending and photographing many of the Northern CA powwows and events. She owns her own photography business and is also a Fellow with Changemaker Initiative in partnership with Ashoka.

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