CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 09, 2006
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(Studio: Thalia Assuras) The final meeting of the 109th Congress noted; statistics on the number of days in session for the 109th cited.
(Capitol Hill: Dan Raviv) What the Congress did & did not complete reviewed; scenes shown about the post-midnight legislation on taxes, oil/gas drilling, trade for Vietnam. [Appropriations Committee Representative David OBEY - comments on the Republicans; calls this "the most useless Congress in modern times."] [Senate majority leader Bill FRIST - comments on the session.] [Citizens Against Government Waste vice president David WILLIAMS- notes the upside of this.]
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