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WASHINGTON WEEK

Webcast Extra - July 15, 2011

  • Aired: 07/15/2011
  • 08:31
  • Rating: NR
Webcast EXTRA: If you think the current war of words over raising the debt ceiling in Washington is harsh, you may be surprised that it's really nothing new. Watch Gwen and the panel revisit a 1995 Washington Week to hear reporter Steve Roberts' analysis of that debt debate that included a government shutdown. Plus, the latest on the scandal surrounding the British tabloid The News of the World.
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We remember the debt crisis in 1995. Also, Will the Murdoch scandal affect the U.S.?
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