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|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 7th district
January 3, 2019
|Preceded by||Mike Capuano|
|Member of the Boston City Council
January 2010 – January 2019
|Preceded by||Sam Yoon
Michael F. Flaherty
|Succeeded by||Althea Garrison|
Ayanna Soyini Pressley
February 3, 1974
Chicago, Illinois U.S.
Ayanna Soyini Pressley (born February 3, 1974) is an American politician. She is the member of the United States House of Representatives for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district since January 3, 2019. She defeated incumbent Mike Capuano in the primary election and running unopposed in the November 2018 general election.
Pressley was the 2018 Democratic nominee for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district, after beating incumbent Michael Capuano.
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Pressley at a townhall for Elizabeth Warren in November 2019
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