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Journalist Seymour Hersh on controversial news on Syria, plus the latest on winter weather.
The House and Senate approved a deal late Wednesday night to reopen the government and avert a potential economic crisis. In the house, 87 Republicans voted to approve the deal. One of them, Rep. Aaron Schock, R-Illinois, sat down with CNN's Jake Tapper to explain why he supported the bill.