Seth Moulton says new House lawmakers want Pelosi out
Seth Moulton says new House lawmakers want Pelosi out
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09 November, 2018, 11:58
He mocked Republican candidates who distanced themselves from him, chided a reporter for asking a "racist question", and walked away from the lectern at one point, as an aide tried to wrest a microphone out of a reporter's hands.
"But because Colorado remains at heart a centrist state, where common-sense economic and fiscal values still hold great sway, Republicans still have a critical role to play at the Statehouse, by ensuring that a diversity of views are heard and serving as a check on the excesses we might see if Democrats see their advantage as an opportunity to run wild".
Tuesday's results demonstrate that citizens can offer resistance to a president by mobilising voters and supporting exceptional candidates. "Obviously, I think that we had to wait until the midterms were over".
"Carlos Curbelo, Mike Coffman - too bad, Mike", he said, referring to losing Republican congressmen in Florida and Colorado contests.
During a Recode podcast interview last week, twice failed Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was asked about whether she would run again and said, "I want to be be President".
Democratic control of the House will make it harder for Trump to push through legislative proposals Democrats oppose; that's good news, to be sure. As of Wednesday, unofficial returns showed the GOP with a 63-35 Assembly advantage and a 19-14 Senate edge.
Trump himself will likely get involved, assigning derogatory nicknames while savaging them on Twitter, the aide said.
Some Democrats said during their campaigns that they would not back Pelosi, but it's not clear yet whether there are any Democrats willing to challenge her for the post.
Senate Democrats said earlier Tuesday that the party has not seen a net gain of more than a single seat in the upper chamber since 1974, when the pickup also was five.
"The economy is definitely going to be more vulnerable about a year from now", she said.
In the past, the president has expressed interest in fruitful co-operation with House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Charles E Schumer.
Vanden Houten of Oxford Economics said she was not forecasting a recession by the time Trump faces reelection in 2020 but the odds were rising.
Shortly after his news conference ended, Trump tweeted that he had accepted the resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who will be replaced by Sessions' chief of staff Matthew G. Whitaker.
Former Vice President Joe Biden has indicated for months he's interested in running against President Trump, even going so far as saying he wanted to physically fight him in a school yard.
Republicans, though, pointed to Trump's 8-point victory in OH in 2016, and the four campaign visits he made to the state, including a southwest OH jaunt three weeks before the election.
Pelosi, at a news conference on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, said, "A Democratic Congress will work for solutions that bring us together, because we have all had enough of division". "You are a rude, awful person".
She said priorities would include expanding Medicaid, taking additional action to stem the state's ongoing opioid overdose crisis - which Gideon called a "public health emergency" - expanding the state's renewable energy policies, and addressing workforce development and student debt, among other key issues. What's more, the GOP flipped a Senate seat that Democrats had won in a special election this summer. "But they can play that game, but we can play it better, because we have a thing called the United States Senate".
But even short of an impeachment effort, Trump can use the inevitable clashes and pushback from House Democrats to his advantage, says Susan MacManus, professor emeritus of political science at the University of South Florida in Tampa. This means that Mitch McConnell will have a robust majority in 2019. Republicans gained a majority in the Senatetwo years later and held onto it by one seat in 2016.
Still, Tuesday's election results are a powerful reminder that large numbers of Americans are disenchanted, and in some cases disgusted, by the way Trump is behaving as president.
Numerous patrons were local students from nearby California Lutheran University, ages 19 to 25, attending "College Country Night". Dean said the slain deputy was on the phone with his wife before telling her he had to go respond to a scene.
The president also warned the Democrats against investigating him, after taking over the House in the midterm elections . He has also speculated about Mueller's budget being cut to the point "that his investigation grinds to nearly a halt".
Witness Fiona told 3AW her friends had seen someone with a knife in the area and she'd been told he'd stabbed a security guard. Three people are reported to have been injured, with one in a critical condition after being stabbed in the neck.
While Blizzard denies that any game reveal was pulled from Blizzcon , they don't outright dispute the claim that the video exists. Microsoft had a similar moment at E3, announcing the Gears POP! mobile game right before Gears 5.
Trevor Lawrence, Travis Etienne, and the offense is on-fire, and they might be able to go toe-to-toe with Alabama's offense. So both teams have one loss, but West Virginia has the best win, the best loss, and it has played the more hard schedule.
One noted presidential historian, meanwhile, called the episode a low point in White House press relations. Trump and his daughter Ivanka, a senior White House adviser, both retained their stakes in the property.
If an asylum seeker enters the United States illegally, they have been - until now - still entitled to a hearing of their claim. Omar Jadwat, director of the American Civil Liberties Union's Immigrants' Rights Project, said they were clearly illegal. ".
He said the shooter entered and turned to the door counter and coat check area before eventually working his way to the bar. At least 12 people have been killed, including a police officer, at a country music bar in Thousand Oaks, California .
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It's understood police were alerted to the deaths after a man raised the alarm at the Willowra Health Clinic just after midday. Superintendent Nobbs said the four people were last seen in Ti Tree last Friday and had left to meet family in Jarra Jarra.
What we know about the gunman in the Thousand Oaks bar shooting
It appears that Long then shot other security workers and employees inside and opened fire further inside the club, Dean said . Marine Corps issued a statement extending "its deepest condolences to the families of the victims in this senseless tragedy".
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