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 Oestreich November 11th, 2018 Blog

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 

 


Home » Featured » Sharice Davids and Deb Haaland Become First Native Women in Congress

About Corinne Oestreich

Corinne Oestreich (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.

Related Posts



TAGGED:    Congress    native women  

Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Free Email Series: What to Expect at Your First Pow Wow

shares