How Miss Michigan 2017 did at the Miss America pageant

Jerome Frank
September 12, 2017

For the first time ever in the pageant, a contestant from North Dakota won the crown.

And off-stage during the preliminary rounds, the 23-year-old dancer told the Associated Press of her own political ambitions - hoping to become the first female governor of her home state.

Mund has been accepted to study law at the University of Notre Dame and will use the $50,000 scholarship she received after becoming Miss America for her studies.

In the talent section she performed a jazz dance to "The Way You Make Me Feel" for the contest's talent portion.

The Brown University grad given a political question, answering President Trump was wrong to withdraw the USA from the climate change accord.

"I'm an American", she said.

Climate change does exist; the matter is if the Paris climate Accord would address the underlying drivers and the financial cost.

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Miss Missouri was asked whether or not Trump colluded with Russian Federation and Miss New Jersey was asked if Confederate statues should be torn down.

Davis made the top 12 before her Miss America journey ended.

Upon arrival, Laryssa will be excited to share her experience at Miss America, however, due to flight cancellations, she will not be arriving into Monroe today.

Miss America 2018, Cara Mund, stepped out into the sun's glare on the Atlantic City Boardwalk Monday morning for the traditional post-crowning toe-dip in the Atlantic Ocean, wearing a royal purple dress with fringe, her crown and platform sandals ill-suited to the walking in the sand.

Cecili Weber, who was crowned Miss Virginia was among the top ten contestants, but got cut just before the Q and A segment.

"It's important to have a woman's perspective", said Mund, who had an internship in the Senate with Senator John Hoeven. Up first for the second question round was Miss Louisiana, followed by Miss New Jersey, Miss District of Columbia, Miss North Dakota, Miss Missouri, Miss Alabama and Miss Texas.

"I wasn't really afraid if my opinion wasn't the opinion of my judges", she said. "Keep them, or get rid of them?" she asked. It's also interesting to note that the North Carolina candidate was also community service finalist in the competitions which took place before the main Miss America event. Another contestant, Miss Texas Margana Wood, absolutely slayed her answer to what could have been an incredibly polarizing question, and the internet is loving it.

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