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Podcast: It’s not chaos: This is how debate in the Senate should look
Congress has worked hard to address the human and economic costs of the coronavirus pandemic. Amid this work, some senators have gotten testy on the floor, leading to what looked like a meltdown in relations. But this is what actual debate in the Congress looks like, according to James Wallner, senior fellow at the R Street Institute and a former aide to several senators. It’s just been so long since we’ve seen an earnest debate, it feels weird. And it’s leading to positive results.