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Recapping the First Week of the 109th Congress

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Recapping the First Week of the 109th Congress

Recapping the First Week of the 109th Congress

Recapping the First Week of the 109th Congress

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In what is usually a lull before inauguration week, the new Congress is already busy drawing lines in the sand. NPR's Cokie Roberts talks about last week's Hill activities and the growing power of House Speaker Dennis Hastert.