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Wed Jan 20, 2021, 04:52 PM

The Trifecta just happened!

Yay!!

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Reply The Trifecta just happened! (Original post)
Sogo Jan 2021 OP
CaliforniaPeggy Jan 2021 #1
Sogo Jan 2021 #3
CaliforniaPeggy Jan 2021 #10
Brother Buzz Jan 2021 #8
CaliforniaPeggy Jan 2021 #12
MoonlitKnight Jan 2021 #13
Brother Buzz Jan 2021 #15
MaryMagdaline Jan 2021 #2
Silent3 Jan 2021 #4
Hermit-The-Prog Jan 2021 #7
Silent3 Jan 2021 #9
Hermit-The-Prog Jan 2021 #11
BumRushDaShow Jan 2021 #5
onetexan Jan 2021 #6
MoonlitKnight Jan 2021 #14
MoonlitKnight Jan 2021 #16

Response to Sogo (Original post)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 04:53 PM

1. WHAT?

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Response to CaliforniaPeggy (Reply #1)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 04:55 PM

3. We just took the Senate

with the swearing in of three new D Senators....

House
Senate
WH

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Response to Sogo (Reply #3)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 05:08 PM

10. Thanks!

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Response to CaliforniaPeggy (Reply #1)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 05:01 PM

8. A Black man, Hispanic man, and Jewish man walked into the Senate Chambers....

and became United States Senators!

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Response to Brother Buzz (Reply #8)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 05:08 PM

12. YES, they did! Thanks. n/t

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Response to Brother Buzz (Reply #8)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 05:11 PM

13. And were sworn in by

A Indian/Jamaican woman VP.

And.... the last Republican in the line of succession was replaced by a Democrat.

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Response to MoonlitKnight (Reply #13)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 05:29 PM

15. And there's a bit of serendipity us Californians are enjoying

Vice President Kamala Harris swore in Alex Padilla to fill HER vacated seat in the Senate.

How cool is that!

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Response to Sogo (Original post)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 04:53 PM

2. Yay!!!!

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Response to Sogo (Original post)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 04:56 PM

4. Now make it a quadra-fecta with 5 new Justices n/t

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Response to Silent3 (Reply #4)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 05:00 PM

7. Don't have a big enough majority to do that; not likely to convince enough Repubs to agree.

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Response to Hermit-The-Prog (Reply #7)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 05:05 PM

9. Yes, I know...

...but a man can dream!

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Response to Silent3 (Reply #9)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 05:08 PM

11. Goals are good! :)

It's a good time to let people know how much the Judicial branch needs reforming.

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Response to Sogo (Original post)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 04:58 PM

5. Yes -

3 Democratic Senators sworn in
Schumer now Majority Leader
Leahy now President Pro-Tempore

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Response to Sogo (Original post)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 04:58 PM

6. Yup, Joe & Kamala went to work immediately.

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Response to Sogo (Original post)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 05:12 PM

14. And there might be a vote tonight

Said the new Senate Majority Leader.

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Response to MoonlitKnight (Reply #14)

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 07:20 PM

16. DNI confirmed

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