Convocation of the 111th Congress
Congressional leaders called President Bush to tell him that the 111th Congress had been called into session.
People in this video
- John A. Boehner U.S. Representative [R] Ohio
Steny Hoyer U.S. Representative [D] Maryland
Nancy Pelosi U.S. Representative [D] California
- U.S. CapitolU.S. Capitol
House Ceremonial Swearing-In
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Democratic Agenda for 111th Congress
Representative and Democratic Caucus Chairman John Larson talked about his party’s priorities for the new 111th Congress. He…
Senator Harry Reid Opening Remarks
Senator Reid spoke about the opening of the 111th Congress and the challenges ahead.
Speaker Pelosi Opening Day Speech
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