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Assessing the Real Impact of Doug Jones' Election to the Senate



The most immediate impact is that Jones will empower moderate Republicans and the ultra conservatives. Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski, who were the two dissenters in five of the six Senate votes Mike Pence has had to tiebreak so far, can now kill legislation. Collins was a dissenter in all six cases, …

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