Democratic Rep. Jared Polis is predicted to end up being the very first honestly gay male to win a gubernatorial race in the U.S.
Polis beat Republican state Treasurer Walker Stapleton on Tuesday to be successful term-limited Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper. He campaigned on universal health, renewable resource requirements and openly financed early youth education. He likewise swore to withstand President Trump’s efforts to take apart the federal healthcare law.
GOP Rep. Marsha Blackburn was predicted to win her Senate race Tuesday — ending up being the very first lady chosen to the Senate from Tennessee.
Blackburn dealt with moderate Democrat Phil Bredesen in the race. An eight-term congresswoman, Blackburn allied herself carefully with Trump throughout the race. She will change retiring Sen. Bob Corker.
Liberal beloved Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez beat Republican Anthony Pappas Tuesday night in New York ’ s 14th congressional district. And at 29 years of ages, she is the youngest female elected to Congress. When she beat long time Rep. Joe Crowley in the Democratic main previously this year, #peeee
Ocasio-Cortez increased to nationwide prominence.
Currently, Republican Rep. Elise Stefanik of New York is the youngest lady in Congress. She was chosen in 2015 at the age of 30.
J. B. Pritzker
Businessman J.B. Pritzker was predicted to beat incumbent Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, a Republican, Tuesday. He will end up being the most affluent guv in U.S. history.
Heir to the Hyatt Hotels fortune and a Gold Coast financier, Pritzker established the Pritzker Group, a personal financial investment company. Pritzker Group Venture Capital, according to his bio , is the biggest innovation endeavor financier in the Midwest. Furthermore, Pritzker established 1871, a non-profit that serves digital start-ups in Chicago.
Fox News’Samuel Chamberlain, Brooke Singman and The Associated Press added to this report.