Video Clip: Preview of the Second Session of the 115 Congress


Journalists Daniel Newhauser and Kristina Peterson talked about the issues and deadlines facing the 115th Congress when they start their second session.

6 minutes


  • Border Wall
  • Budget
  • Congress
  • Continuing Resolution
  • Debt Limit
  • Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals
  • Dreamer
  • Entitlements
  • Food Stamps
  • House Of Representatives
  • Primary Elections
  • Senate
  • Welfare

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