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February 13, 2016

Foreign Affairs Committee Crew Coalesces Around Winter Olympics

Members of the usually combative Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday buried the hatchet long enough to rally behind the U.S. Olympic team.

In our opinion, Rep. Gregory W. Meeks, D-N.Y., took the gold in terms of expressing his enthusiasm about the upcoming action in Sochi, Russia:

Most of his fellow lawmakers managed to keep their cool, even while weaving in shoutouts to competitors from their home districts:

Perhaps Congress could pull together more often if the Olympics were held, oh, I don’t know, say, annually …

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