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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: As we heard, it was a confusing day on Capitol Hill, with deep divisions over immigration and what can be done to address a surge of migrant children flooding across the border. RELATED LINKSCan...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: One issue that did attract bipartisan support this week on Capitol Hill was a proposal to reduce the number of sexual assaults on college campuses. Last night, we heard from two senators who sponsored the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSWhat’s making Mideast violence seem intractable Gaza ‘bombarded’ as signs of cease-fire between Israel and Hamas fade Debating the tactics and ethics of warfare on both sides of Mideast conflict JUDY...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSSome residents find ‘nothing salvageable’ in flood-ravaged Colo. communities Colo. tourist destination suffers ‘double whammy’ of floods, government shutdown Galveston aims to build a healthier city...
WASHINGTON — A bill to address the crisis of unaccompanied migrant youths arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border has died in the Senate on a procedural vote. The 50-44 vote Thursday night fell short of the 60 votes needed to waive a point of order...
U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) speaks during a press briefing July 31, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — Once more, the tea party forced House Speaker John Boehner to blink....