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WASHINGTON WEEK

Congressional retirements, recess appointments, and the NSA

  • Aired: 01/17/2014
  • 09:09
  • Rating: NR
On the Webcast Extra, our panelists discuss the wave of retirements announced this week in Congress. “They're tired of the slow pace,” ABC's Jeff Zeleny said. Plus, the Supreme Court weighs the president's recess appointments. And how have President Obama's views on security vs. privacy evolved since his time in the Senate?
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A wave of retirements in Congress and the ongoing debate between security and privacy
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