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Republican Winsome Sears certainly showed such “grace” under pressure.
Meet Winsome Sears, Virginia’s new Lieutenant Governor.
She is a black woman who immigrated from Jamaica, served in the Marines, has a Masters degree, ran a women’s homeless shelter, raised 3 kids— and now she has made history.
Winsome Sears elected lieutenant governor of Virginia
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Republican Winsome Sears was elected as Virginia’s new lieutenant governor on Tuesday night, becoming the first woman and the first woman of color to serve in the position.© Andrew Harnik / APElection 2021 Virginia Governor
“I am at a loss for words for the first time in my life,” Sears said in an address to supporters on election night. “…What you are looking at is the American dream. The American dream.”
AND THAT’S NOT…
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