An 'extraordinary' day in Washington as shutdown looms Is the shutdown about national security 5 months ago   08:31

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On the first day of the new Congress and 13th of the partial government shutdown, political posturing distracted from progress on policy. Newly elected Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., promised bipartisanship, while President Trump reiterated his belief that a border wall would keep Americans safer. For more on Washington's big day, Judy Woodruff is joined by Lisa Desjardins.

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Is the shutdown about national security An 'extraordinary' day in Washington as shutdown looms 5 months ago   13:59

Ed O'Keefe, Shannon Pettypiece, Dan Balz, and Mark Landler join Margaret Brennan to discuss negotiations to end the government shutdown and the administration's plan for Syria.

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