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Influential African-American Women

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Carol Moseley Braun

Carol Moseley Braun was the first African-American woman elected to the United States Senate, representing Illinois from 1993 to 1999. Braun, 64, ran for Mayor of Chicago in 2010, eventually losing to Rahm Emanuel. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

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