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What Got Left in Our Notebooks in 2017
Reporter’s Notebook: An executive summary of Roll Call’s biggest stories, from the reporters themselves

With the first year of the 115th Congress as hectic as any other, some stories were bound to fall by the wayside. See the video for anecdotes from Roll Call reporters on what they wish they could’ve covered in 2017.

What You Missed: Senate Hearing on FIFA Scandal
 

Senators questioned witnesses about long-standing corruption that has enveloped senior leaders at FIFA during Wednesday’s Senate Commerce Subcommittee hearing.

Roll Call wraps up key moments from the two-hour hearing in four minutes.

Watch Live: Senate Holds Hearing on FIFA Scandal
 

The Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance and Data Security holds a 2:30 p.m. hearing on FIFA, soccer’s international governing authority, which has faced recent criticism for human-rights abuses ahead of the 2022 men’s World Cup and is under federal investigation for racketeering conspiracy and corruption.

Veteran freelance journalist Andrew Jennings and Dan Flynn, the CEO and secretary general of the U.S. Soccer Federation, are among the witnesses expected to testify.