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CLIP: Two-Year $80 Billion Budget Agreement
CBS News Reporter Rebecca Shabad talked about the details of the two-year, $80 billion budget agreement that was passed by the House and Senate. The agreement suspends the debt limit on borrowing until March 2017.
November 1, 2015 : 5 min. 41 sec.

CLIP: U.S. Troops in Afghanistan
A clip from our morning program, Washington Journal, discussing the debate over whether to keep U.S. troops in Afghanistan past the original 2016 timeline, in light of recent developments in the country. A clip of Afghanistan Operations Commander Gen. John Campbellā€™s testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee was also included.
October 7, 2015 : 2 min. 37 sec.

CLIP: House Approves Continuing Resolution to Fund Government
Rep. Harold Rodgers (R-KY) and Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY) discussed the continuing resolution to fund the federal governement beyond the September 30 deadline, through December 11, 2015. The House passed the resolution 277-151, while the Senate passed the resolution in a 78-20 vote earlier in the day.
October 1, 2015 : 8 min. 41 sec.

CLIP: Possible Government Shutdown
Paul Singer talked about the debate in Congress over keeping the government funded amid a conservative-led effort to defund Planned Parenthood, as well as House Speaker John Boehner's (R-OH) decision to resign.
September 28, 2015 : 4 min. 2 sec.

CLIP: Temporary Government Spending Bill
Politico Congressional Reporter Burgess Everett talked about the status of temporary spending measure, or continuing resolution, to keep the government funded.
September 24, 2015 : 4 min. 35 sec.

CLIP: Pope Francis Address to Joint Meeting of Congress
Pope Francis addressed a joint meeting of Congress, the first pontiff in history to address both chambers.
September 24, 2015 : 7 min. 26 sec.

CLIP: Senate Leaders on Government Funding Vote
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announces the Senate will vote Thursday on a Continuing Resolution that funds the government until December 11. The CR also includes includes language redirecting Planned Parenthood funding to community health centers. Congress must pass a short-term spending bill by September 30 to avoid a government shutdown. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nv) responds.
September 22, 2015 : 8 min. 17 sec.

CLIP: Senate Debate on Abortion Legislation
Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) and Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) speak on the Senate floor about proposed legislation related to abortion.
September 22, 2015 : 2 min. 44 sec.

CLIP: Sen. McConnell on Iran Nuclear Agreement
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) calls for an up or down vote on a disapproval resolution of the Iran nuclear agreement. Forty-one senators have pledged support for the Iran deal -- enough to filibuster the resolution.
September 8, 2015 : 8 min. 20 sec.

CLIP: Lobbying and the Export-Import Bank
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) discusses the Export-Import Bank, corporate welfare, and the influence of lobbying firms on lawmakers.
July 24, 2015 : 4 min. 5 sec.
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