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In the category of: Get some barrels of popcorn.
House Democrats plan to probe every aspect of President Trump’s life and work, from family business dealings to the Space Force to his tax returns to possible “leverage” by Russia, top Democrats tell us.
What they’re saying: One senior Democratic source said the new majority, which takes power in January, is preparing a “subpoena cannon,” like an arena T-shirt cannon.
In the category of: It was bigger than we originally thought.
Votes are still being counted in several House races. But the AP has called another race in California, projecting Democrat Josh Harder the winner in the Modesto-area 10thCongressional District over incumbent Republican Jeff Denham.
That means, more than a week after Election Day, Democrats have increased their House gains to a net of 33 seats – and, when all the vote is counted, they may get to 39.
Make no mistake: That is a very big wave.
How big? It’s the most House seats gained by Democrats since the wave election following Watergate. Nixon resigned in August of 1974, leading to Democrats’ pick up of 48 seats that fall.
In the category of: The problem with hate is it spreads.
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