KCLU 88.3FM - 102.3FM - 1340AM

Listen Now Morning Edition 4:00am - 9:00am

Congress' Lame Duck Session Could Be Memorable

Wed, November 14, 2012 9:00am

Story by David Welna

Listen to this story on npr.org »

Lawmakers have barely seven weeks to prevent automatic tax hikes as well as mandatory across-the-board spending cuts that could be a blow to the economy. Congressional hearings on the deaths of four Americans in Benghazi, Libya, meanwhile, will likely be overshadowed by former CIA chief David Petraeus' career-ending extramarital affair.

» E-Mail This