Democrats Retake House, Ready For EPA Oversight, As GOP Gains In Senate

November 7, 2018
Democrats have regained control of the House for the first time since 2010, giving them new oversight power to scrutinize the Trump administration's deregulatory agenda, even as Republicans made gains in the Senate, according to early election results. The congressional results – as well as several Democratic pickups in key gubernatorial campaigns – could give the party additional power to try to rein in the Trump administration's climate and environmental rule rollbacks and flesh out its 2020 platform, even as...

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