Pelosi Deserves to Be Next Speaker, She Might Help Add Republican Votes
Pelosi Deserves to Be Next Speaker, She Might Help Add Republican Votes
Daniel Rimbau waits to enter an election night party for Republican US Senator Ted Cruz
10 November, 2018, 03:42
House Democrats will have subpoena power and will be able to investigate every facet of Trump's presidency and business career.
But blue-collar voters and rural America embraced his aggressive talk and stands.
Mr Trumptweeted: "In all fairness, Nancy Pelosi deserves to be chosen Speaker of the House by the Democrats".
On Tuesday night, supporters at Pelosi's victory address chanted "Speaker!" during her speech. In a tweet Trumpsaid that Pelosi "has earned this great honor" and suggested the Republican party could help her secure the job.
But the Democrats' edge is narrow. Among the 76 Republican candidates for House, Senate and governor endorsed by Trump on Twitter where the races have been called, there were mixed results.
More broadly, Democrats want to scrutinize the multiple ethics scandals involving administration officials, including most recently Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who is under investigation for his travel and business ties.
A simple House majority would be enough to impeach Trump if evidence surfaces that he obstructed justice or that his 2016 campaign colluded with Russian Federation.
It wasn't clear what leaks he was referring to.
Ted Cruz (R) beat back a green wave of out-of-state Democrat money. He threw himself into the campaign, issuing warnings about a caravan of Latin American migrants headed through Mexico to the US border and condemnations of liberal American "mobs" he says oppose him.
The GOP's successes were fueled by a coalition that's decidedly older, whiter, more male and less likely to have college degrees. The party captured the chamber in Tuesday's congressional elections. He has also inspired record-breaking turnout at the ballot box. Women won at least 85 seats in the House, making a new record. MA elected its first black congresswoman, and Tennessee got its first female senator.
Anticipating the possibility of keeping the Senate but losing the House, aides in recent days had laid out the political reality to Trump, who could face an onslaught of Democratic-run investigations.
However, Democrats did eke out a narrow win to beat Scott Walker in Wisconsin and comfortably won the governor's office in MI.
Dez Bryant to ink with the Saints Much of that seems to be because Bryant was working on getting himself back into football shape, mentally and physically. The Saints haven't gotten enough production from their receivers despite posting a top flight offense week-in, week-out.
Even with the surge, Republicans won the highest-profile races in all three states. Democrats flipped seats in suburban districts outside of Washington, Philadelphia, Miami, Chicago and Denver. And Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV) was ousted by Democrat Jacky Rosen.
Trump, meanwhile, warned Democrats against using their new majority in the House of Representatives to investigate his administration.
"It's not about Democrats and Republicans at this point", she told volunteers. In a tweet Wednesday, he referred to the election results as a "Big Victory". And the Senate has never voted to remove a president.
But under the Constitution's general operating principles, the House and the Senate need to agree in the majority on any laws that are passed, subject to a presidential veto.
Arizona will send a woman - either Democratic representative Kyrsten Sinema or Republican representative Martha McSally - to the Senate for the first time. They flagrantly lied about their only other attempted policy: the repeated efforts to repeal ObamaCare, which would snatch coverage for tens of millions of people and badly weaken protections for pre-existing conditions. And in Texas, where Democratic superstar Beto O'Rourke narrowly lost his bid to unseat Republican Sen.
"We will have a responsibility to find our common ground where we can, stand our ground where we can't", said Pelosi, who has been one of the most frequent targets for Trump's scathing attacks on his critics and political opponents.
"We're trying to find out what we can do protect Mueller in the best way we possibly can", said Waters.
While this would be incendiary in many parts of the country, it may not be the worst thing that could happen to Trump in the wake of the election results and the GOP loss of the House.
Almost two-thirds said Trump was a reason for their vote.
The fear, it seems, does motivate Republicans. He served as vice chairman of Trump's now-defunct commission on voter fraud.
The president was entitled to a partial victory lap. Some others played outsized roles in their parties' campaigns, though not as candidates, and were reluctant to telegraph their 2020 intentions before the 2018 fight was decided.
Despite the controversy over the top, some Japanese fans expressed disappointment that the BTS performance had been cancelled. It is unclear when exactly Jimin wore the shirt in question, but pictures of him in it started circulating online in October.
The express will offer vaccines between 10am and 2pm at three locations around the island, for persons aged ten and above. And think of those around you. "I encourage people to not delay, and to get a flu vaccine", Illuzzi says.
Backstreet Boys are announcing a new arena concert tour for their new album DNA , which is set for release in January. Tickets for the " DNA World Tour" go on sale Wednesday, Nov. 14, at LiveNation.com and ticketmaster.com.
When the party starts, Walmart stores will also be rolling out another exciting Black Friday in-store initiative. Walmart has a quartet of additional HP laptops if you don't want the most bare-bones of specs.
President Rodrigo Duterte enjoys good ties with the Marcos family and has often praised the late strongman. This was the assurance of PNP chief Director General Oscar Albayalde after the Sandiganbayan found Mrs.
His defensive stops disrupted the Suns, while his shooting made all the difference for him and the rest of the Celtics. Boston was in Phoenix for a matchup with the Suns, and after 24 minutes, everything was looking bad for the road team.
However, several Insiders have also reported of similar deactivations indicating that this could be a problem at Microsoft's end. Some Windows 10 users got a nasty surprise yesterday when Microsoft informed them their copy of Windows wasn't licensed anymore.
They are calling for a "rapid response" to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who is overseeing the investigation. Donald Trump asked for Jeff Sessions' resignation and then replaced him with Whitaker, his chief of staff.
The Los Angeles Lakers needed some defensive help this season. " Now it's great to be on this side and actually rep 'em ". Andrew Wiggins had 19 points for the Wolves, while Taj Gibson had 16 points and 11 rebounds.
Fire officials state a significant number structures have been damaged or destroyed and is estimated to be over 8,000 acres. Only a day after it began, the fire near the town of Paradise had grown to almost 110 square miles (285 square kilometers).
Flu vaccine available at Marshall County Health Department
Adalja , a board certified infectious disease physician and a senior scholar at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security. The flu jab is one of the 15 healthcare essentials that everyone with diabetes is entitled to through the NHS every year.
White House suspends CNN's Jim Acosta
CNN said in a statement that Acosta has the network's full support. "But that is not the job of White House reporters. Regarding how long Acosta will be suspended, Trump said that "as far as I'm concerned, I haven't made that decision".
India will not hold talks with Taliban: MEA
The Taliban issued a statement this week saying the conference was "not about negotiating with any particular side". The Taliban has long refused to engage in negotiations with Kabul directly, arguing that it is a puppet government.
Thousands of Residents in Vicinity of Woosley Fire Without Power
Early Friday morning, the wildfire jumped the 101 in Ventura County into Agoura Hills , closing a 4-mile stretch of the highway. North of Kanan Road, west of Lindero Canyon to SR-23 extending north of Sunset Hills Boulevard along Erbes Road to Olson Road.
John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan Are Engaged
The music legend and Granucci are parents to Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star, Teddi Mellancamp. They share a 26-year-old son, Jack , who starred on HBO's short-lived drama, Vinyl .
Women candidates make record gains in USA midterm elections
But is this similar to the " shellacking " that Democrats got during the Obama administration's first midterms vote in 2010? No. There are still a handful of races that haven't been decided, and the Democratic margin in the House is likely to grow.