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January 3, 2019: O Happy Day!
The Dems have taken back the House!
Hopefully, there now will be
For Donald Trump and his admin team
For two years, Republicans
Have groveled before the man at the top,
Assisting him in obstructing justice.
The nonsense is going to have to stop.
The president's relationship
With the truth worsens every day.
Normal leaders would watch their step,
But his huge ego gets in his way.
Trump’s talking points, for instance,
At a recent Cabinet meeting
Were right out of Putin’s playbook--
Not worthy of even retweeting.
Well, now it’s about time
That members of Congress voice their concern.
Forget about being obsequious,
Mealy-mouthed or taciturn!
Now the American people will have
A House that really cares about them--
One that will fight for justice and also
Condemn that which it ought to condemn.
Many sworn into office today
Reflect diversity in their faces--
Mainly among the Democrats,
Who won highly competitive races.
Progressive change won’t be easy.
There’s STILL a storm that we have to weather:
Trump’s sycophants in the Senate--
Another story altogether.
The past two years have clearly shown us
What a horrible mess we're in.
Positive change will move us forward.
Let the oversight begin!
-by Bob B (1-3-19)
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