Politics:

Brookings scholars preview new Congress and discuss 100-hour agenda

As a new Congress takes the reigns today, Washington waits to see how the Democrats' proposed agenda will play out. During today's E&ETV Event Coverage, a Brookings Institution panel discusses the Democrats' plan for the first 100 hours of the 110th Congress. Panelists address why they believe the plan for the first 100 hours is more symbolic than substantive. Panelists include Brookings scholars Thomas Mann, Lois Dickson Rice, Bruce Riedel and Alice Rivlin.