Up To Speed

6 segments
Members' seats in the U.S. House of Representatives

Our series of interviews with the area's newest representatives continues with Brooklyn Congressman Hakeem Jeffries. He discusses his committee assignments, and his "no" vote on the three-month debt ceiling extension that passed the House yesterday. Plus: NPR's Andy Carvin on live-tweeting breaking news; Paul Barrett continues our month-long series on Guns in America; and why more area Catholic schools are closing.