Before you roll your eyes and plead with us for a longer break from election season, please know that we are coming back sooner than expected as well! But in the spirit of resistance and hope, Countdown is BACK to lead a snarky protest of our own (note to the White House: this is not an "astro-turf" protest, and neither are the others). We were gone a short (and tumultuous) two months, but if felt like forever. There's much to cover, so here goes AAI's 2017 coverage of all things political, important, and ridiculous here in Washington, DC. We thought it fitting to reflect on what President Trump might have learned in the first three weeks on the job.