PBS NewsHour

How 2 House freshmen navigate Capitol Hill amid shutdown

Clip: 01/17/2019 | 5m 52s | Video has closed captioning.

Two new House members, Rep. Denver Riggleman, R-Va., and Rep. Abigail Spanberger, D-Va., belong to the largest congressional freshman class in decades. Even before their offices were fully set up, these Capitol Hill newcomers had to cast votes on how to handle a government shutdown that's stretched on for weeks. Lisa Desjardins accompanies Riggleman and Spanberger on their first days in Congress.

Aired: 01/17/19

Rating: NR

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