Washington Week From the Vault: President Obama visits Capitol Hill
We look back at President Obama's previous trip to Capitol Hill in January 2009. Details
Program: Washington Week
Episode: From the Vault: President Obama visits Capitol Hill
As President Obama travels to Capitol Hill to meet with Republicans and Democrats to negotiate a budget compromise, we look in our Vault to 2009 when Obama headed to the Democrat-controlled Congress to garner bipartisan support for economic stimulus. No Republicans supported the bill when it passed the next day. Alexis Simendinger and John Dickerson discuss the effort at bipartisanship.
Premiere Date: 03/13/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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