These Women of Color Made HISTORY This Midterm Election [PHOTOS]

Ayanna Pressley speaking after victory

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As we know, Midterm elections took place yesterday and it seems like everyone came out to vote! The polls were packed and the results came rolling in late last night and early this morning.

These women of color made history last night! Here is a list of important political women who dominated the polls.

Ayanna Presley- Massachusetts 7th Congressional District. She is the first woman of color elected to the Boston City Council.