NM Dem Aims To Be First Native American Congresswoman

Law360, New York (May 26, 2017, 12:24 PM EDT) -- Debra Haaland, a Pueblo of Laguna member and former head of the Democratic Party of New Mexico, is looking to ride a wave of opposition to President Donald Trump to become the first Native American woman ever elected to Congress, and she told Law360 in an exclusive interview that she likes her party’s chances in the 2018 midterm elections.

Haaland has made history before: She became the first Native American woman to chair a major state party when she assumed the lead role with New Mexico's...
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