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Back in the game

Kamala Harris is back in her regular job with fiery congressional hearing questioning

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) has returned.

While she never actually quit her day job, Harris had one of her most high profile days in the Senate on Wednesday since ending her Democratic presidential bid earlier in December. She took a seat with the rest of Senate Judiciary Committee to listen to testimony from Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz on his report on the FBI investigation into 2016 Russian election interference.

When it was her turn to ask questions — after a hearty welcome from Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), the committee chair — Harris quickly fell back into the swing of things. The senator used a good chunk of her time to go after Attorney General William Barr for "doing the bidding of President Trump."

Some observers praised her performance and even dropped some suggestions about what she should do next. Tim O'Donnell