Congressman Capuano Has a New Job

As Democrats take the reigns of power in the House of Representatives, Massachusetts Congressman Mike Capuano of Somerville will head up House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi's transition team.

Capuano will smooth the way for Pelosi as she becomes Speaker of the House when the 110th Congress convenes in January.

WBUR's Bob Oakes speaks with the Congressman about his new position.

This program aired on November 15, 2006. The audio for this program is not available.

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Bob Oakes was a senior correspondent in the WBUR newsroom, a role he took on in 2021 after nearly three decades hosting WBUR's Morning Edition.



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