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Washington Week: July 4th Fireworks in Washington Foreshadow Battles to Comei
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June 30, 2013 7:02 PM
The U.S. Congress is idle this week, and President Barack Obama has a light schedule when he returns from a trip to Africa. But Washington and the nation remain focused on issues that saw major developments last week: immigration reform and same-sex marriage. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports.

Washington Week: July 4th Fireworks in Washington Foreshadow Battles to Come

Published June 30, 2013

The U.S. Congress is idle this week, and President Barack Obama has a light schedule when he returns from a trip to Africa. But Washington and the nation remain focused on issues that saw major developments last week: immigration reform and same-sex marriage. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports.


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