Posts Tagged ‘ GOP control ’

The Challenges Facing The New Congress

Jan 3rd, 2017 | By

With a new Congress sworn in today, the public can expect big changes. That’s because for the first time since 2006, both chambers are controlled by the Republicans, while the White House is also controlled by a Republican president.



Republican Advantage Numbers In Senate Hinge On Louisiana Runoff

Nov 25th, 2016 | By

Democrats have insisted that they will push to win the only outstanding Senate race in the country – a Dec. 10 runoff election in Louisiana – but it appears to be trending toward the Republican candidate, which would give the party an effective 52-48 majority next year. State Treasurer John N. Kennedy won the most votes.