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How Congress used to build coalitions and work across the aisle

posted on October 11, 2013

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Neal Smith and Jim Leach discuss how coalitions used to be built including the working relationship of former Speaker Tip O’Neill and President Ronald Reagan. Leach: “I’ve never known it this intense.”

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