National Press Club

Policy Agenda for the 111th Congress

November 18, 2008

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Run time: 63 minutes

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer talked about the results of the 2008 elections and the agenda for the incoming 111th Congress. He argued that both Republicans and Democrats would have to govern from the center because of the many moderates elected in the past two elections. Topics included how to achieve congressional agenda items while keeping fiscal responsibility a priority.