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CLIP: Campaign 2016 House Races
Kyle Trygstad talked about key 2016 House races, as well as whether the Democratic Party has a chance of taking back the chamber in November. Other topics included the role of party committees, fundraising, and redistricting. Television ads from key races were also shown.
September 20, 2016 : 9 min. 2 sec.

CLIP: Congressional Agenda
Journalists Niels Lesniewski and Kelsey Snell previewed the issues facing the House and the Senate as both chambers return to to work after a seven-week recess. Topics included a spending deal to avoid a government shutdown and funding to combat the Zika virus.
September 5, 2016 : 5 min. 3 sec.

CLIP: 2016 Congressional Races
Adam Wollner talked about key congressional races to watch in the 2016 election, as well as the likelihood that Republicans can preserve their majorities in the House and Senate.
August 22, 2016 : 6 min. 43 sec.

CLIP: House Democratic Sit-In
House Democrats staged a sit-in to call for legislative action on gun control in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida. Members stayed on the floor after the House went in to recess.
June 22, 2016 : 7 min. 36 sec.

CLIP: Key Races in the 2016 Congressional Elections
Stuart Rothenberg and Nathan Gonzales talked about key House and Senate races in 2016 and the potential effects of the presidential race on congressional contests.
June 5, 2016 : 11 min. 2 sec.

CLIP: Federal Transportation Infrastructure Funding
Casey Dinges talked about the federal government’s role in funding state infrastructure projects and an American Society of Civil Engineers analysis suggesting $3 trillion in federal funds is needed over the next ten years.
May 16, 2016 : 7 min. 45 sec.

CLIP: Improving Congress and the Political Climate
Former Senators Tom Daschle (D-SD) and Trent Lott (R-MS) talked about the current climate in Congress and offer recommendations for moving America forward. Topics included the role of the media, political debate, and possible areas of cooperation.
January 26, 2016 : 4 min. 43 sec.

History of the State of the Union Address
Senate Historian Donald Ritchie talked about the history of the State of the Union from George Washington to the present. The interview includes historic video clips, photographs, and artwork depicting joint sessions of Congress.
January 9, 2016 : 13 min. 5 sec.

CLIP: Government Funding Deadline and Budget Process
Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) discussed the House of Representatives funding deadline on Friday, Dec. 11. He also talked about the flaws of the current appropriations and budget process and ideas on how to improve it.
December 10, 2015 : 5 min.

CLIP: U.S. House Approves Bill on Syrian Refugees
Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) debate H.R. 4038, a bill to limit the number of Syrian refugees admitted to the U.S. until increased security checks are in place. Members later voted 289-137 to approve the measure. President Obama has threatened to veto the bill.
November 20, 2015 : 9 min. 51 sec.
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