November 5, 2014 11:15 AM EST

Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon tried to help President Barack Obama on Tuesday by making one of his political speeches a little more catchy — with some Taylor Swift, of course!

Obama had a tough night Tuesday as Republicans won back control of the Senate. But, at the very least today, he can take Taylor’s advice and try to “Shake It Off.”

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