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High Drama on Capitol Hill

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High Drama on Capitol Hill

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High Drama on Capitol Hill

High Drama on Capitol Hill

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NPR's Debbie Elliott talks to NPR's Andrea Seabrook about an emotional week in Congress. There was a rare moment of unanimity when senators voted to increase suicide prevention efforts for American youth. But in the House, there was extraordinary rancor over the Patriot Act.