Lawmakers, political figures share their New Year's resolutions for 2018
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As lawmakers and other high profile figures in Washington prepare to turn the calendar from 2017 to 2018, many are taking to social media to share their resolutions for the New Year.

President TrumpDonald John TrumpLondon terror suspect’s children told authorities he complained about Trump: inquiry The Memo: Tide turns on Kavanaugh Trump to nominate retiring lawmaker as head of trade agency MORE shared a video that recapped images of his first year in office.

“What a year it’s been, and we’re just getting started,” Trump tweeted Sunday. 

He later wished a happy New Year to "all of my friends, supporters, enemies, haters, and even the very dishonest Fake News media".

President Trump’s daughter, Ivanka, tweeted earlier in the week that her New Year's resolution is to “sleep more,” while sharing an article about the negative health effects of sleep deprivation. Her brother, Donald Trump Jr.Donald (Don) John TrumpFlake condemns Trump Jr. Instagram post mocking Kavanaugh accuser Trump Jr. campaign event looks for new venue after Montana restaurant declines to host The Hill's 12:30 Report — Kavanaugh controversy consumes Washington | Kavanaugh slated to testify Monday | Allegations shake up midterms MORE, also tweeted a happy new year wish, offering a "pre-apology" for the upcoming year.

 

 

Lawmakers also took to Twitter, with Sen. Tim KaineTimothy (Tim) Michael KainePoll: Kaine leads GOP challenger by 19 points in Va. Senate race GOP offers to ban cameras from testimony of Kavanaugh accuser Corey Stewart fires aide who helped bring far-right ideas to campaign: report MORE (D-Va.) calling for human rights and equality worldwide, and Rep. Eric SwalwellEric Michael SwalwellDem rep to Trump: 'Did someone slip you truth serum?' Russia probe accelerates political prospects for House Intel Dems Authorities: California man arrested after trying to stab GOP House candidate MORE (D-Calif.) asking followers to “unite, resist, & reclaim” the country.

Rep. Al GreenAlexander (Al) N. GreenImpeachment will be at the top of Democrats' agenda if they take the House majority Panetta: Dems shouldn't get ahead of themselves on impeachment Pence on Dems impeaching Trump: ‘I take them at their word’ MORE (D-Texas), who helped lead an effort to bring a vote on impeachment to the House floor earlier this month, said his resolution is to “defend democracy from bigotry emanating from the presidency.” 

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After the Cleveland Browns lost its game Sunday to become the second NFL team ever to go 0-16 in a season, Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) resolved “to make sure that in 2018, the #Browns win more than the #GOP.”

 

Not every lawmaker shared their personal resolutions, but many made a point to share "Happy New Years" wishes.