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The 116th Congress welcomes newly elected members

The 116th Congress welcomes newly elected members

Lauren Teller, Opinion Editor

January 8, 2019


Filed under News

On Jan 3, 2019, both houses of Congress convened for the first time during its 116th session. This crop of new members has the greatest race, gender and class diversity ever seen before in Congress’s more than 200 years of lawmaking.   The “Pink Wave” A record number of women were ...