Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old Latina running her first campaign, has ousted 10-term incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley in New York's 14th congressional district on Tuesday.
Speaking about her win Alex says:
"This is the start of a movement - and there’s so much more to come. This win belongs to every single person who knocked a door, made a phone call, chose to believe, and voted.Thank you."
Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez is now the youngest woman ever elected to Congress.