PBS NewsHour

McCarthy locks out leading Democrats from key committees

Clip: 01/25/2023 | 6m 14s  | Video has closed captioning.

Historic levels of drama played out over the first few weeks of the new Congress. Legislative leaders are just now beginning to get into the day-to-day of Capitol Hill. This week, Speaker Kevin McCarthy sparked outrage when he locked out leading Democrats from key committees. Lisa Desjardins has a look at what's happening now and what's to come.

Aired: 01/25/23

Rating: NR

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