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    Someone forgot to include that she's a Flaming Liberal Idiot Too !

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These are the kinds of people who inspire me. Tammy Duckworth is an Iraq War Veteran elected to Congress on Tuesday, representing the 8th Congressional District of Illinois. Never let life, or anyone, tell you that you can't.

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Ladda Tammy Duckworth is the US Representative-elect for Illinois's 8th congressional district. She previously served as Assistant Secretary for Public & Intergovernmental Affairs in the US Department of Veterans Affairs, and as Director of the #Illinois Department of #Veterans Affairs. Duckworth, an Iraq War veteran, served as a helicopter pilot and suffered severe combat wounds, losing both legs and damaging her right arm. She continues to serve as a Lieutenant Colonel along with her husband.

  • Zippy Tu Yu

    Someone forgot to include that she's a Flaming Liberal Idiot Too !

Should Duckworth win, she would be the first-ever woman injured in combat to be elected to national office. The 44-year-old trilingual daughter of a Marine and a Thai immigrant represents: the changing face of America, a potential leader for the rights of women and immigrants, and a champion of assistance to the poor, jobless, and disabled. "She could play a key role nationally like no one else," says Rep. Mike Quigley (D-Ill.), one of her political mentors.