“Our sisterhood is resilient,” Omar said on Twitter.
According to the New York Times, Ocasio-Cortez’s seat was the second most expensive House race in the country after Republican challenger John Cummings raised over $10 million to try and unseat her. She easily won her race with just under 75 percent of the vote.
The Associated Press called Tlaib’s race early Wednesday morning with over 66 percent of precincts reporting, winning her first race against a Republican opponent, David Dudenhoefer. She did not face a Republican when she was first elected in 2016.