Briefing on Iraq and Afghanistan

President-Elect Obama, Vice President-Elect Biden, and Senator Lindsey Graham spoke to the press before a meeting at the Obama transition… read more

President-Elect Obama, Vice President-Elect Biden, and Senator Lindsey Graham spoke to the press before a meeting at the Obama transition office where Senators Biden and Graham would brief President-Elect Obama about their trip to Kuwait, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Iraq. Senator Biden is the out-going chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. They responded to questions from the press. Topics included the tax problems of Timothy Geithner, his nominee to be secretary of the treasury, and combating Osama bin Laden and al-Qaeda. close

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Program ID:
283339-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 14, 2009
Last Aired:
Jan 15, 2009

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  • Jan 14, 2009 | 10:31pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 15, 2009 | 6:40am EST | C-SPAN 1
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