Political Wrap: Jefferson Probe, Bentsen Legacy A roundup of the week's political news, including a Saturday night search at the Capitol Hill office of Rep. William Jefferson (D-LA), and a remembrance of former Sen. Lloyd Bentsen (D-TX).
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Political Wrap: Jefferson Probe, Bentsen Legacy

Political Wrap: Jefferson Probe, Bentsen Legacy

Political Wrap: Jefferson Probe, Bentsen Legacy

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A roundup of the week's political news, including a Saturday night search at the Capitol Hill office of Rep. William Jefferson (D-LA), and a remembrance of former Sen. Lloyd Bentsen (D-TX).

Guests:

Ken Rudin, NPR's political editor; writes the column "Political Junkie" on NPR.org

Ben Barnes, author of Barn Burning Barn Building: Tales of a Political Life, From LBJ to George W. Bush and Beyond