Tuesday, 06 Dec 2022

Mary Peltola, first Alaska Native in Congress, wins bid to retain seat

Mary Peltola, first Alaska Native in Congress, wins bid to retain seat


Mary Peltola, first Alaska Native in Congress, wins bid to retain seat

Peltola made history when she won a special election this summer to replace the Republican Don Young after his death. She is also the first woman to represent Alaska in the House of Representatives since it became a state in 1959.

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