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Democrats won majorities in both the state House and Senate in Tuesday’s legislative election. This is the third election in a row that Virginia Democrats have made significant gains since Donald Trump was elected.

The win will give Democrats control of the legislature and governorship for the first time in 26 years. Democrats have pledged to pass new gun restrictions and raise the minimum wage once in power.

Virginia is the only state with legislative elections this year where partisan control was up for grabs. Much of the contest centered on how voters feel about Trump and his possible impeachment.


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#EndorseThis: Rufus Wainwright Sings 'Bye Bye Bloatus'

Screenshot from Jimmy Kimmel Live! Youtube

Singer, songwriter, and composure Rufus Wainwright went on Jimmy Kimmel Live! to celebrate the end of Trump's long and tumultuous presidency-- long in terms of grey hairs, not actual time. Wainwright, who has written everything from alternative music to classical operas, used his talents for different purposes Thursday night-- blessing our ears with Bye Bye Bloatus. He has done Trump songs before, but this one carries more joy, as he is officially gone.

So, put your earbuds in and enjoy a "41 pun salute" by the great Rufus Wainwright!

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