The first caucus in history without a majority of white men

House Democrats became the first caucus in the history of either chamber not to have a majority of white men… The overwhelming majority of lawmakers sworn in Thursday were white men. But the new Congress, while still lagging behind the nation as whole in diversity, reflects national demographic changes that hold significant implications for American politics. — Congress now has more women, minorities than ever – The Washington Post

No wonder Lindsey Graham and Pat Toomey and many (most?) other white male Republicans are so angry. They need to remember that’s not our problem, though.

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