In this year's 'pink wave,' women are helping other women run for office

Amid the sea of signs and rose-colored hats at the New Jersey Women’s March in Morristown, Mikie Sherrill, there with her daughter, is one of the latest women to throw her hat into the political ring.

She’s a Democrat running for New Jersey’s 11th District Congressional seat.

“Right now we are taking on a fight for the very soul of this country,” Sherrill told ABC News. “We’re taking on a fight to protect our values to protect what we think America stands for and we can do this together.”

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