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Sun November 28, 2010
Politics

Lame Duck Congress Returns To Some Heavy Lifting

Congress returns Monday to take up what looks like a year's worth of unfinished business: unemployment benefits, gays in the military, expiring tax cuts and funding to keep the government running. Out of the gate, the Senate will vote on banning earmarks and making a fix to the health care bill. NPR's David Welna tells all to host Liane Hansen.