Capitol Report (March 8): Russia Underestimates Ukraine’s Fight

By Steve Lance
Steve Lance
Steve Lance
Steve Lance is the host of Capitol Report, a political news show based in Washington aimed at providing a direct channel to the voices and people who shape policy in America. Capitol Report features all of the political news of the day with expert interviews and analysis.
March 8, 2022 Updated: March 8, 2022

With gas prices breaking all-time record highs, President Joe Biden is announcing new sanctions on Russia. But how will the administration respond to the rising gas prices?

Lawmakers from both parties support this Russian oil ban. We take a look at Congress’s latest action on Russia, including rethinking Russia’s access to the World Trade Organization.

The federal government has issued permits for drilling, but the question remains whether or not those areas are places rich with oil. We speak to Congressman Garrett Graves about how he thinks America can get back on track to energy independence.

Leaders of the truck convoys are on Capitol Hill Tuesday meeting with lawmakers. We’ll bring you what they say as they circle the D.C. Beltway for the third straight day.

The Department of Defense is asking the Supreme Court for rights to restrict unvaccinated Navy SEALs from being deployed on missions.

In recognition of Women’s History Month, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser made an announcement in conjunction with the Washington D.C. Police Department.

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Steve Lance
Steve Lance is the host of Capitol Report, a political news show based in Washington aimed at providing a direct channel to the voices and people who shape policy in America. Capitol Report features all of the political news of the day with expert interviews and analysis.