PBS NewsHour

Federal shutdown, Biden agenda and more at stake in Congress

Clip: 11/30/2021 | 5m 55s | Video has closed captioning.

Congress is back and facing a high stakes December on Capitol Hill. Funding for the government runs out on Friday, and lawmakers are scrambling to avoid a shutdown. On top of that, Senate Democrats have a long to-do list of items to pass before the holidays, including President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better agenda. Judy Woodruff is joined by Congressional correspondent Lisa Desjardins with more.

Aired: 11/30/21

Rating: NR

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