Congressional Scholars on the 112th Congress

Congressional scholars Norm Ornstein, Don Ritchie, and Matthew Wasniewski talked about the opening day of the 112th Congress. Topics… read more

Congressional scholars Norm Ornstein, Don Ritchie, and Matthew Wasniewski talked about the opening day of the 112th Congress. Topics included incoming House Speaker John Boehner, the history of and possible changes to the Senate filibuster rule, the impact of tea party movement members of Congress, and the history of the role of House speaker. They responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

Matthew Wasniewski participated by phone. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Congressional Scholars on the 112th Congress

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297300-6
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Call-In
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 5, 2011
Last Aired:
Jan 6, 2011

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  • Jan 05, 2011 | 8:18am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 05, 2011 | 6:41pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2011 | 2:07am EST | C-SPAN 2
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