Ayanna Pressley makes history as Massachusetts' first black woman elected to Congress

by Abigail Hess via https://www.cnbc.com/ Ayanna Pressley has become the first black woman elected to Congress from Massachusetts. Pressley defeated 10-term incumbent Michael Capuano in the September Democratic primary for the 7th Congressional District. She did not have a Republican challenger in Tuesday’s midterm elections. “What I’m offering is a vision,” she told supporters Tuesday night. “One where together we can […]

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