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Ilhan Omar, a candidate for State Representative for District 60B in Minnesota, gives an acceptance speech on election night, November 8, 2016 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Omar, a refugee from Somalia, is the first Somali-American Muslim woman to hold public office. / AFP / STEPHEN MATUREN        (Photo credit should read STEPHEN MATUREN/AFP/Getty Images)
Ilhan Omar, a candidate for State Representative for District 60B in Minnesota, gives an acceptance speech on election night, November 8, 2016 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Omar, a refugee from Somalia, is the first Somali-American Muslim woman to hold public office. / AFP / STEPHEN MATUREN        (Photo credit should read STEPHEN MATUREN/AFP/Getty Images)

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While the results of the presidential election didn't shatter the proverbial glass ceiling, the Senate quadrupled in women of color.