PBS NewsHour

How a congressional freshman is balancing people and party

Clip: 05/01/2019 | 4m 33s Video has closed captioning.

Freshman GOP Congressman Denver Riggleman is now four months into his new job. Between the government shutdown and hearings over the Mueller report, he’s learning to balance life on the Hill with the needs of his Virginia constituents. Lisa Desjardins caught up with Riggleman at home in Nelson County over the recess to talk about satisfying voters, attracting donors and navigating party lines.

Aired: 05/01/19

Rating: NR

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