Sunday show roundup: Lawmakers debate Egypt aid

A growing chorus of lawmakers calling for the United States to suspend foreign aid to Egypt amid violent clashes there appeared across the Sunday show landscape. Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) joined the ranks of Sens. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Rand Paul (R-Ky.) in calling for a halt in aid to Egypt. Meanwhile, other lawmakers like Reps. Peter King (R-N.Y.) and Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.) disagreed.

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Sean Sullivan has covered national politics for The Washington Post since 2012.

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