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Diverse Group Of 11 Women Takes Office In Virginia Legislature05:00
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A record 11 women — all Democrats — were elected to the Virginia legislature during the November election. They're a diverse group: Virginia's first Latina legislator, the first Vietnamese-American lawmaker and the state's first transgender state lawmaker.

Reporter Patrick Madden (@Patrick_Madden) of WAMU followed them as they took office this month.

This segment aired on January 29, 2018.

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