Situational awareness: Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigned today at the request of President Trump. Statement here.
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No post-election honeymoon here: Fresh off losing the House, President Trump foreshadowed today what to expect over the next two years.
On the House side, he's spoiling for a fight versus an expected flood of subpoenas.
On the Senate side, Republicans gaining seats has freed him to get even more conservative.
The bottom line: Same Trump, different circumstances. The president now gets a taste of the divided government, and the influx of politicians elected to be hostile to his interests, that Obama experienced after his first midterms.
Above: President Trump at a press conference.
Below: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi at a press conference.
Here comes "The Grinch," voiced by Benedict Cumberbatch and expected to make more than $55 million in theaters this weekend, Variety reports.