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Senators sworn in as GOP takes over Congress

Wednesday, January 07, 2015 - 01:00

Republicans take control of both Houses of Congress for the first time in eight years on the first day of the 114th Congress on Capitol Hill. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Republicans took full control of Congress as the 114th Congress convened Tuesday in Washington, D.C. Vice President Joe Biden presided over the U.S. Senate, which is now controlled by the GOP for the first time in eight years. He also swore in new and re-elected Senators. The GOP has said it will work to roll back President Barack Obama's immigration, energy and healthcare policies.

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Senators sworn in as GOP takes over Congress

Wednesday, January 07, 2015 - 01:00