#GAReads | Election, Women's March prompt women of color to seek office

by bradhoc (Women's March Chicago) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

by bradhoc (Women's March Chicago) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

"Election, Women's March prompt women of color to seek office":

Assed has turned her fears into action, joining what advocacy groups say are hundreds, possibly thousands of women of color, who are exploring making a run for public office. Across the country, women are gathering signatures, attending workshops, and signing up for fundraising and public speaking classes as they set their eyes on school board seats, city councils, state offices, and even Congress.

Read Russell Contreras and Deepti Hajela's full article at ABC News here…