Capitol Report (April 17): NYC Turns Into a Political Battleground; FBI Reveals a ‘Dark Secret’

Steve Lance
By Steve Lance
April 17, 2023Capitol Report

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) leads the House Judiciary Committee to New York City to take a closer look at crime in the city and the district attorney’s role in it. NTD’s team in the Big Apple covers the heated hearing.

What are the factors behind the rise in violent crime? We hear from former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell to discuss recent shootings.

The FBI revealed what it calls a “dark secret” at the heart of New York City—how the Chinese Communist Party uses an undercover location to interfere with American democracy.

House Republicans are proposing new actions on the federal debt limit. What did House Speaker Kevin McCarthy have to say in a speech on Wall Street?

Rep. Greg Murphy (R-N.C.) joins us to discuss the opioid crisis and forced organ harvesting in China, sharing his perspective as a physician.

President Joe Biden’s judicial nominations are stalling because of Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s absence. Republicans are now saying they won’t go for Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer’s attempt to replace the 89 year old on a key committee.

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