ICYMI: In a bipartisan vote that takes a government shutdown off the table, the House passed a temporary government-wide funding bill, setting up smooth sailing in the GOP-held Senate before next Wednesday's deadline.
Why wouldn’t Republican senators follow Trump over the political cliff? After all, Trump’s GOP was routed in elections from 2017-19.
The House GOP held a 241-194 when Trump was elected. Now Ds control it 235-199.
The GOP had a 33-16 advantage in governors. Today? 26-24.
A focus in this year’s fight for House control will be on new Democrats who captured GOP-held seats in 2018. But there’s a smaller category who also merit attention: veteran representatives facing tight reelections, including MN U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson.
Much of the focus in this year’s fight for House control will be on freshmen Democrats who captured GOP-held seats in 2018. But there’s a smaller category of lawmakers: veteran representatives facing tight reelections, like Minn. U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson.
Women led the VA House of Delegates wave—11 Dems who won GOP-held seats were women. We’ve elected 2 Latinas & , the 1st openly trans woman , an African-American mom of 2 newborns , 1st AAPI women & . ?