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News You Need to Know

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Manu Raju, Ted Barrett, Deirdre Walsh
Congress cleared a bill Wednesday to fund the government and the federal response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election.
Eamon Javers
Eamon Javers reports the highlights of FBI Director James Comey's testimony to Congress on hacking threats against the U.S. election.
Scott Horsley, Ailsa Chang
Congress approved the first successful override of a presidential veto from President Obama on Wednesday when the House joined the Senate in voting against Obama's objection to a bill that would allow family members to sue Saudi Arabia over the Sept. 11 attacks.