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Weekend Express with Lynn Smith

Fast-paced look at the day's essential news and buzz-worthy stories

How women helped to end the shutdown

  • Group of female senators were driving force behind key bipartisan deal
  • Is it time for more women in Congress? How about a female president?

Republican strategist Leslie Sanchez talks about how women in Congress opened the door to compromise to help end the partial government shutdown.

READ MORE: Hooray! The shutdown is over! So what's it mean?

READ MORE: The shutdown was very tough -- on politicians

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