Capitol Report Full Broadcast (May 17)

Congressional Republicans and President Joe Biden are expressing optimism about avoiding an economic catastrophe. What are both sides saying about the deal on the nation’s debt?

Congressman Brian Babin (R-Texas) weighs in on the ongoing debt ceiling negotiations. He tells us Republicans don’t want to see a default.

Donors reportedly want Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis to change his media strategy. This comes as a poll shows the majority of Floridians prefer former President Donald Trump over DeSantis in a 2024 matchup.

Former chief of the U.S. Border Patrol Rodney Scott joins us to discuss the border crisis. He says border security is not just about physical barriers, it’s also about consequences for illegal border crossings.

An Olympic gold medal winner is now segwaying into politics. We’ll tell you more about her.