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Featured Artwork: Russia
Featured Artwork: Sergius of Radonezh blessing Dmitry Donskoy in Trinity Sergius Lavra, before the Battle of Kulikovo, depicted in a painting by Ernst Lissner (Russia)
Republican Control of Congress Increasingly Imperiled
Republicans are increasingly worried about losing control of Congress in the wake of numerous recent D. Trump controversies. The New York Times reports today the searing division now playing out within Republican ranks is leading Democrats to believe they can and should commit new resources in targeted Senate and House races.
Republican fears in this regard and Democratic hopes are justified.