Congresswoman-Elect Cori Bush: Black Women Aren’t Running To Be ‘The ‘First,’ But So That We’re Not The Last
We’re still waking up every day to a world that many fervently want to believe is “post-racial,” but it simply is not.
“I’m glad they’ll come to know her name and story because of my presence here. Breonna must be central to our work in Congress.” — Congresswoman-elect Bush
After losing to Rep. William Lacy Clay in a 2018 matchup, Bush came back even stronger to bring home a win.
Cori Bush has made a name for herself through her activism. Now she's hoping to represent the people of her community as a member of Congress.