Sharice Davids

One of the first Native American women in U.S. Congress and the first openly gay representative from Kansas, Sharice is also a former professional MMA fighter.

Exit

Chanikarn Thongsupa

LBJ Library

Brendan Smialowski, Agence France-Presse

Leaders
Leaders

ShariceDavids

40, Kansas — 3, D

Who are they?

One of the first Native American women in U.S. Congress and the first openly gay representative from Kansas, Sharice is also a former professional MMA fighter.

Pre-Congress?

Raised by a single mother who served in the Army, Sharice went onto Cornell Law School and became a practicing lawyer before being elected to Congress.

Latest Headlines

Core Issues

  • LGBT Rights
  • Lowering Prescription Drug Costs
  • Universal Healthcare/Medicare for All

Connect

Want to get informed?

Create my playlist

Photo: Cornell Capa, JFK Library

Next Candidate

Jason Crow

41, Colorado — 6, D