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Relive the thrills of Election Night 2019 with Jimmy Kimmel, who monitored the returns closely. As an avid Trump fan, the comic was especially keen on the gubernatorial election in Kentucky — which is, after all, where the president “gets most of his fried chicken.”

With a hat tip to CNN’s election focus group, Kimmel also brings us a perfect specimen of boobus Americanus from Pennsylvania, and celebrates the marketing executive who flipped Trump the bird and just won election to her county board of supervisors.

Democracy is grand. And sometimes makes us laugh.

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

Political Spending At Trump Properties Plunges Sharply

Reprinted with permission from ProPublica

The number of federal political committees that have spent money in the first half of 2021 at Trump Organization properties has dropped dramatically from the same period two years ago, Federal Election Commission filings show. Those continuing to spend: a smaller circle of loyal supporters of former President Donald Trump and candidates jockeying for his favor in contested Republican primaries.

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