Washington Week

From the Vault: President Obama visits Capitol Hill

Clip: Season 2013 | 4m 35s

As President Obama travels to Capitol Hill to meet with Republicans and Democrats to negotiate a budget compromise, we look in our Vault to 2009 when Obama headed to the Democrat-controlled Congress to garner bipartisan support for economic stimulus. No Republicans supported the bill when it passed the next day. Alexis Simendinger and John Dickerson discuss the effort at bipartisanship.

Aired: 03/12/13

Rating: NR

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