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    Senators Barry Goldwater and Carl Hayden Collections

    Rob Spindler showed items from the collections of former Senators Barry Goldwater (R-AZ) and Carl Hayden (D-AZ) that are housed at Arizona State University. Mr. Spindler showed some of the personal and…

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    Open Phones on the 115th Congress

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls about their expectations for the 115th Congress that would being January 2017.

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    Congress and Trump Administration

    Senators Chris Coons (D-DE), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and James Lankford (R-OK) talked about the incoming Trump administration and the role Congress would play. The panel was moderated by Dana Bash.…

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    Representative Matt Cartwright on House Democratic Agenda

    Representative Matt Cartwright (D-PA) previewed House Democrats' legislative agenda in the 115th Congress under President-elect Donald Trump. He also discussed efforts to increase party…

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    Wall Street Journal CEO Council, Senator Cotton

    Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) talked about the future of the Republican Party following the election of Donald Trump and some of the issues Congress and the new administration would be addressing, including…

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    News Review with Representative Gene Green

    Representative Gene Green (D-TX) talked about the previous day’s House Democratic leadership elections, the future of the Affordable Care Act, the medical innovation bill under…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for Democratic callers to comment on a question about House Democrats' previous-day leadership elections: “What are your thoughts on party leaders?” Tara Golshan, policy…

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    Representative Nancy Pelosi on House Democratic Leadership Elections

    Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) spoke to reporters after winning another term as her party’s leader in the House of Representatives for the 115th Congress. She defeated her only…

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    House Democratic Leadership Elections

    The Hill's Mike Lillis, speaking by phone, previewed the House Democratic leadership elections later in the day in which Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) was challenging Minority Leader Nancy…

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    Representative Kevin McCarthy on the House Republican Agenda

    House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) previewed House Republican legislative priorities for the 115th Congress. They include tax reform, a health care law replacement, and border security.…

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    House Democratic Leadership Elections

    Mike Lillis talked by video from Capitol Hill about the House Democratic leadership elections, including the challenge by Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) to Representative Nancy Pelosi…

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    Interview with Representative-Elect John Faso

    Representative-elect John Faso (R-NY) talked about his experiences as the winner of a swing seat in the 2016 election, as well as his takeaways from freshman orientation and his…

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    Interview with Representative-Elect Paul Mitchell

    Representative-elect Paul Mitchell (R-MI) talked about his experience as a chief executive officer, the freshman orientation process, not making Washington, D.C., his home base, and his…

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    Separation of Powers and Congressional Oversight, Part 2

    Law professors and former House and Senate staffers discussed congressional oversight powers of the executive branch. Panelists talked about overcoming the tension between the two branches of the government, particularly when…

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    Separation of Powers and Congressional Oversight, Part 1

    Ahead of the 2016 presidential elections, law professors, former Senator Carl Levin (D-MI), and former House and Senate staffers talked about congressional oversight powers of the executive branch. The panelists provided historical…

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    Interview with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden

    Carla Hayden, the new Librarian of Congress and the first woman and African American to hold the position, talked about her new role. The former chief executive of Baltimore’s Enoch Pratt…

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    Representative Tim Ryan on Speaker Bid

    Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) talked about his challenge to the leadership of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA). This was a brief portion of an interview with Chris Wallace on “Fox News…

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    Representative John Murtha Papers

    David Grinnell showed items from Representative John Murtha’s (D-PA) papers, which are held at the Archives Service Center at the University of Pittsburgh. He talked about Representative Murtha’s military…

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    Open Phones, Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for Democrats to respond to the question, “Should Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) remain House Democratic leader?”

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    After Words with Dave Brat

    Representative Dave Brat (R-VA) talked about his book American Undergod: Proof That Principles Matter, in which he recalls his Republican primary victory over former House Majority Leader…

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