Tuesday night saw Republicans take control of the Senate six years after losing their footing to the Democrats, but it also ushered in a new chapter in history — three African-Americans were elected to Congress in the midterm elections.
As in, the first in history. As in, there has never been a black woman who is also a Republican in Congress. And that’s a big deal considering both race and gender aren’t known for their presence in the largely white, exclusive, and male GOP.
But Love, who emerged as a darling for the Republican party after the 2012 Republican convention, said it’s not the color of her skin that got her elected.
“Many of the naysayers out there said…
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