It’s been a week after US midterm elections which were held in November 6th, 2018. So far, Democrat has gained 22 seats in the House of representative. At first, it was viewed as moderate victory which wouldn’t be last. However, Democrats keeps going stronger and dominate the House. It is predicted that Democrat will keep gaining the seats at least 35 or 40 of them. However, Democrat has been defeated in the Senate by Republican. The majority of the seats in the Senate have been dominated by Republican. This put the nation into a gridlock.
The current result may make the current President, Donald Trump worries about his future in 2020 presidential election. Well, it can’t be deny that the policies made under Trump presidency lit up the controversies even in international scale. Trump’s strategy of sowing racial division as well as his adamant to build a wall as constant restrain to illegal immigration has failed to gather more supporters. On the other hand, Democrats brought up the issue of Health Care and https://daduonline888.com/ which earned them point to lift up their party.
So far, Democrat has enough control in lower chamber in the House of Representative which earn them chances to challenge Donald Trump. However, Republican still maintains their place in the Senate. This results in divided nation. Americans are divided. According to the experts, the division will infect the politics in the US for the next two years. He dynamic will start to shift now. Political expression in Congress will be more interested and surely will draw more attention to the public eyes. The flow in the Congress will not only change due the victory of Democrat but also there is clear diversity to the elected ones. Over 100 women have been elected to the House. This year’s midterm elections are known as pink wave because there are more female candidate running the elections. The numbers are the highest so far.
There are key issues mobilizing Americans such as economy and immigration that have been brought throughout this year’s midterm elections. Those issues have global implication and that is why people around the world are watching these elections and waiting for the result. There is no guarantee that with the gridlock situation in the US Congress will impact international agreement immediately. Surely, Democrats have option to proceed impeachment. However, even though legislative gain more chance to challenge Trump, he still can use executive order to continue his agenda.