First Word: 113th Congress now in session

Updated
Members of the 113th US House of Representatives take their oath as they are sworn in during the opening session at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on...
Members of the 113th US House of Representatives take their oath as they are sworn in during the opening session at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on...
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The 113th Congress is now underway, but will the bat-crap crazies from the 112th Congress linger on? Some Republicans wanted to bring back Rep. Allen West, though ultimately the role of House speaker went to John Boehner once again. Here’s a look at some of the headlines shaping tonight’s Last Word rundown.

First Word: 113th Congress now in session

Updated