Capitol Hill Update: First 100 Hours of Congress
How are lawmakers in Washington D.C. reacting to President Bushs latest plan for the war in Iraq? What has the new Congress accomplished in its first hundred hours? We speak with Ben Shaw of Capitol
Is it over yet? I’m referring to the first hundred hours of the new Congress. The Democratic leadership created this whole agenda for new legislation that would supposedly be passed in the first hundred hours. Turns out they were talking about their first one hundred “working hours,” which is a bit different from what I had in mind.
- Ben Shaw , reporter for Capitol News Connection, which provides Capitol Hill coverage to KPBS and other public radio stations.