Inside Congress: Congressional Committees
Three congressional observers discussed the new members of Congress, the committee assignment process, and speculation on the effect of new members on the actions of congressional committees.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Mark Bisnow Aide (Former) U.S. Senate->Dole, Robert (R-KS)
- Richard E. Cohen Correspondent National Journal->Congress
- George Hager Correspondent Congressional Quarterly
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