Representative Haley Stevens
Elected in November 2018, she and Colin Allred of Texas were selected as co-presidents of the House Democratic Freshman Class.
“I felt government had reached a dysfunctional boiling point and it was time to do things differently. I was working in an advanced manufacturing research lab, and I saw how quickly the technology was evolving, moving, and developing; at the same time, Congress was proposing cuts that would make our work harder. I believe the story of American greatness is our ability to create and innovate—we gave the world some of the greatest inventions of this century, and we must continue to lead and develop.”