Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Rashida Tlaib of MI became the first Muslim womenelected to Congress. Sharice Davids defeated a Republican incumbent in Kansas to become the first openly LGBTQ woman to represent Kansas.
Victories for both were expected following primary victories earlier this year.
"Democratic women in particular and independent women, progressive women, upscale suburban women were clearly energised by the Trump victory and the Trump presidency in a negative way", said Democratic pollster Celinda Lake.
More than a quarter-century after the so-called year of the woman and two years after Hillary Clinton failed to shatter the "highest, hardest glass ceiling", voters were poised to elect the largest class of freshman congresswoman in history.
Only one candidate for Congress this year is younger: Republican Morgan Murtaugh, who is running against Democratic U.S. Rep. Susan Davis in San Diego, California. "Ilhan Omar. So many of us, we're all mums", she said.
The congresswoman defeated Democratic ex-governor Phil Bredesen by closely aligning her bid with President Donald Trump.
With no Republican in the race in the heavily Democratic district, her upset victory in the primary had all but assured her the House seat, with only the remote possibility of a write-in campaign to potentially stop her. Tennessee elected its first female senator. Twenty-two states have never elected a woman as governor, and six states have female governors today. "And they are part of our path to it".
Sutton made a race of it, leaning into a record of public service as well as his history as a professional bronco rider, a career that left him paralyzed.
Asma Mohammed and Ashley Fairbanks celebrate as results come in at Democratic candidate Ilhan Omar's election night headquarters in Minneapolis on Tuesday. Davids also became the second-ever lesbian woman elected to Congress.
The newly elected Republican opposes Medicaid expansion; South Dakota is one of 19 states to refuse the expansion, which would cover more than 40,000 of the state's most vulnerable residents.
The vice president took to Twitter to congratulate his brother, who easily won the solidly Republican and heavily white district in the Midwestern state. That is likely to remain the case under Noem.
The campaigning from both sides of politics was polarising, with the Republicans maintaining an anti-immigration and America-first message, while the Democrats pledged to put an end to divisionary politics.
She is also a fierce abortion opponent, with an A rating from the National Right to Life movement during her time in the House.
All three women say they have a lot to do once they get into office, or are back in office, and that they can't wait to get to work.
The five-time congressman ran against Colorado's Republican state Treasurer Walker Stapleton to succeed Gov. John Hickenlooper, a popular Democrat who can't be re-elected because of term limits.
The 21-year-old Cabello beat out Ariana Grande , Drake , Dua Lipa and Post Malone for best artist at Sunday's show. And many singers from around the world hit the right notes when it came to dressing to the nines for the occasion.
The Initiative seeks to fully restore voting rights to these individuals - except those convicted of murder or sexual assault. Florida was one of four states with a constitution that permanently disenfranchises residents with past felony convictions.
"But I can try for you, if you agree to pay the 5 million dollar shoe hiding fee!" she replied to her to-be brother-in-law. Ever since Priyanka and Nick got engaged , Parineeti and the pop star have been having fun banters on social media .
However, the Frenchman has insisted such claims are ill-informed. "I regret every mistake I made", Wenger told beIN Sport . At the moment, I'm only just focused on doing well for BEIN Sport , and that's not easy'.
Bredesen had been viewed as one of the Democrats' best hopes in the party's quest to regain majority control of the Senate. Those qualities weren't enough, however, to win over a state that President Trump won in 2016 by 26 points.
The 2016 Pixel was the first Google smartphone to come after Google chose to no longer make Nexus branded devices. Of course, even the minor bugs are amplified when there are so many issues that people have been dealing with.
Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan is at the helm of the project, which could yet be either for TV or a theater release. Most of the details remain under wraps and it's unclear whether original stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul will return.
The 32-year-old took to social media to announce that ongoing abdominal and ankle injuries have brought his season to an end. So yes, the Swiss legend, Roger Federer and the invincible man from Serbia, Novak Djokovic hold the crest at the tournament.
Christopher Watts, 33, said he had killed Shannann Watts after seeing her strangling one of their children on a baby monitor. He arrived the court wearing a bullet proof vest and sobbed each time he pleaded guilty to each of the nine charges.
Harvick blew past Ryan Blaney on the overtime restart and secured his spot in the championship by defending his title in the race. Harvick was on the inside again for the next restart, before Blaney was able to get by him on the outside and into the lead.
3 states pass marijuana legislation in midterm elections
State laws allowing recreational use of marijuana have spread across the United States since Colorado voters approved one in 2012. Amendment 3, on the other hand, would have placed a 15 percent tax on weed you'd buy at a storefront, and a tax on wholesale bud.
Dolphins' Gase says Jones will be back in lineup Sunday
Is Jones just simply exhausted of football, or does he not want to play for Gase and the Dolphins? "I'm not a loser". Afterward, coach Todd Bowles said he's planning to stick with Darnold, who leads the league with 14 interceptions.
Five Keys to Victory: Chicago Bears vs Buffalo Bills
Chicago's Mitchell Trubisky finished 12 for 20 for 135 yards with a 2-yard touchdown to tight end Trey Burton and an interception. The last win Chicago had on the road in Buffalo came back in 1979 as Walter Payton scored the lone touchdown in a 7-0 victory.
Samsung to launch Galaxy J4+ next week
He's still working on his full-length Galaxy S10 video, but the teaser below gives us plenty to be excited about while we wait. It looks like Samsung may soon be launching a white Galaxy Note 9 , the picture above was posted on Twitter by Evan Blass .
Early Voting Hits Record With 36 Million Ballots Cast
Sycamore St., Sycamore; Holmes Student Center on the NIU campus in DeKalb; and the DeKalb Township Building, 2323 S. He said voters also thought that early voting was less secure than voting, although he wasn't sure why.