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Week In Politics: White House Under Scrutiny Amid Porter Allegations; Trump Signs Budget Deal

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The Capitol Dome of the Capitol Building at sunrise, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, in Washington. After another government shutdown, congress has passed a sweeping long term spending bill which President Trump is expected to sign later this morning. (Andrew Harnik/AP)
The Capitol Dome of the Capitol Building at sunrise, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, in Washington. After another government shutdown, congress has passed a sweeping long term spending bill which President Trump is expected to sign later this morning. (Andrew Harnik/AP)

President Trump has signed a budget agreement that Congress passed early Friday morning, ending an overnight freeze in federal spending. And Trump's staff secretary Rob Porter resigned this week amid questions about who in the White House knew what and when about domestic abuse allegations against him.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson and Meghna Chakrabarti discuss the week's political news with Univision's Enrique Acevedo (@Enrique_Acevedo) and NPR's Domenico Montanaro (@DomenicoNPR).

This segment aired on February 9, 2018.

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