A day of chaos at the Capitol as House Republicans back down on ethics changes

A day of pageantry to open the 115th Congress and usher in a new period of Republican governance was overtaken Tuesday by an embarrassing reversal on ethics oversight.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017
The Washington Post
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2016 Elections
Republicans
Congress
Author Info: Robert Costa, Mike DeBonis, Philip Rucker
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A day of pageantry to open the 115th Congress and usher in a new period of Republican governance was overtaken Tuesday by an embarrassing reversal on ethics oversight.
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