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How Congress used to build coalitions and work across the aisle

posted on October 11, 2013

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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