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The Daily BeastJan 16, 2021
How Biden and the Democrats Can Expand Their Majority
Chip Somodevilla/GettyAre Republicans going to help Democrats save the republic, or have they abandoned democratic order for authoritarianism? That's one question that will define the Joe Biden presidency and next generation of America—one that the incoming president should diplomatically, but forcefully, challenge the GOP to answer in his upcoming inaugural address.

Then, he should reassert his presidential thesis: The Democratic objective—to quell domestic extremism, the pandemic, and its explosive economic inequality—must be a bipartisan American imperative. And this can't be an olive branch alone but also an ultimatum: If you don't disown Trumpism, we will brand you forever as the authoritarian party.

The Republican Party's anti-democratic fanaticism clearly helped Democrats secure their long-shot twin Georgia victories and a tenuous Senate majority for the next two years. The malicious declarations of fraud since Election Day, veteran Georgia political reporter Greg Bluestein told me, certainly peeled away more traditionally Republican voters in the run-offs.

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Washington Post PoliticsJan 15, 2021
Democrats wrestle with length of Trump trial
Democrats are eager to punish Trump for inciting the attack on the U.S. Capitol, but wary of a Senate trial dragging on too long and slowing Biden's agenda. They hope to keep the trial short without truncating their case.

New York Times PoliticsJan 15, 2021
Pelosi Holds Back Impeachment Article as House Builds Case
The speaker called the impeachment of President Trump "urgent," but did not send the charge to the Senate to prompt the start of a trial, nor commit to when she would do so.

PoliticoJan 15, 2021
Senate Dems eye punishing Hawley and Cruz for election objections
Some Democrats are uniting behind censuring the pair of Republicans once they're in the majority.

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Fox PoliticsJan 15, 2021
Live Updates: Trump's chances for acquittal in upcoming Senate impeachment trial unclear
Fox News contacted every Republican who will be serving as a senator after President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on January 20, when the trial is likely to begin.
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