Dem rep: Voters will have 'buyers remorse'

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.) said Monday that American voters will have “buyers remorse” in the new year.

“There will be buyers remorse because the Republicans in Washington in all likelihood are going to overreach,” Jeffries told CNN’s “New Day.”

Jeffries, an early supporter of Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonDe Blasio pitches himself as tough New Yorker who can take on 'Don the con' From dive bars to steakhouses: How Iowa caucus staffers blow off steam Warren policy ideas show signs of paying off MORE, noted that President-elect Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: 'I will not let Iran have nuclear weapons' Rocket attack hits Baghdad's Green Zone amid escalating tensions: reports Buttigieg on Trump tweets: 'I don't care' MORE failed to win the popular vote. Clinton won the popular vote by almost 3 million votes.


“They did not win a majority of Americans who came to the polls and voted for a presidential candidate,” Jeffries added. “Donald Trump lost the popular vote. And so we’ve got to keep that in mind. We can’t overcorrect in this country.”