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Hillary Clinton trolls McConnell: 'Senate Minority Leader'

Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonClinton: Allegations against Cuomo 'raise serious questions,' deserve probe Clinton, Pelosi holding online Women's Day fundraiser with Chrissy Teigen, Amanda Gorman Media circles wagons for conspiracy theorist Neera Tanden MORE jabbed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellJudiciary Committee greenlights Garland's AG nomination This week: Senate takes up coronavirus relief after minimum wage setback Juan Williams: Hypocrisy runs riot in GOP MORE (R-Ky.) on Twitter after Democrats were projected to win at least one of the two Senate runoff races in Georgia this week. 

Winning both of the Georgia seats would give Democrats control of the upper chamber, a fact the former secretary of State highlighted on Twitter:

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Democrats are set to control at minimum 49 seats in the Senate after the Rev. Raphael Warnock defeated Sen. Kelly LoefflerKelly LoefflerKelly Loeffler's WNBA team sold after players' criticism Please, President Trump: Drop your quest for revenge and help the GOP The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by The AIDS Institute - Finger-pointing on Capitol riot; GOP balks at Biden relief plan MORE (R-Ga.) in a special election to fill the remainder of retired Sen. Johnny IsaksonJohnny IsaksonLoeffler leaves door open to 2022 rematch against Warnock Perdue on potential 2022 run: GOP must regain the Senate Bottom line MORE’s (R-Ga.) term. 

Georgia’s second Senate runoff race between Republican incumbent David PerdueDavid PerduePlease, President Trump: Drop your quest for revenge and help the GOP The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by The AIDS Institute - Finger-pointing on Capitol riot; GOP balks at Biden relief plan Georgia's GOP-led Senate passes bill requiring ID for absentee voting MORE, whose term officially ended Sunday, and Democratic challenger Jon Ossoff has not yet been called by The Associated Press or other news outlets. Ossoff is currently leading Perdue by more than 17,000 votes in Georgia with 98 percent of the vote in, CNN reported Wednesday morning.

If Ossoff wins the runoff election against Perdue, the Senate will be split 50-50 between Democrats and Republicans, and Vice President-elect Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisHarris pushes for support for cities in coronavirus relief package This week: Senate takes up coronavirus relief after minimum wage setback Brown vows Democrats will 'find a way' to raise minimum wage MORE will be able to cast tie-breaking votes following President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenSenate Democrats negotiating changes to coronavirus bill Rural Americans are the future of the clean energy economy — policymakers must to catch up WHO official says it's 'premature' to think pandemic will be over by end of year MORE’s inauguration later this month.

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A slate of Democratic officials also mocked McConnell about the potential change in Senate leadership on Tuesday after the polls closed in the Peach State.

 

Current Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerChuck SchumerFirst Black secretary of Senate sworn in Republican Ohio Senate candidate calls on GOP rep to resign over impeachment vote The bizarre back story of the filibuster MORE (D-N.Y.) on Wednesday declared himself the Senate “majority leader,” asserting that Democrats have regained control of the upper chamber. 

“It feels like a brand new day. For the first time in six years, Democrats will operate a majority in the United States Senate — and that will be very good for the American people,” Schumer said in a statement released Wednesday morning.