UTRGV Political Science Professor Explains Midterm Election Effects

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EDINBURG – Now that midterm elections are over, Republicans maintained control in the Senate but Democrats took back control over the House of Representatives.

This means Pres. Donald Trump will now have to deal with oversight from an opposition-held chamber.

CHANNEL 5 NEWS wanted to know what it means for the balance of power with the current House-Senate political party divide.

KRGV’s Taylor Winkel reached out to University of Rio Grande Valley political science professor Natasha Altema-McNeely.

Watch the video above for the full explanation.

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