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Rep. Elise Stefanik: "Non-traditional" candidates are "most effective" in Congress

Finding more diverse, non-traditional candidates to run for office is a passion project for Republican Rep. Elise Stefanik of New York, the youngest woman ever elected to Congress. Stefanik says they've tripled the number of GOP women running for the House since last cycle. She volunteered to lead recruitment efforts for the National Republican Congressional Committee. Stefanik joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss how women are impacting Congress.

Arizona voters on what will reunite America

The immigration debate is energizing Americans on all sides of the issue. The latest CBS News Battleground Tracker shows half the people in key states of Arizona, Texas and Florida say the undocumented family separation crisis will not change their vote. Ed O'Keefe spoke to four voters in Arizona last week to see if there's any sign of political unity on the horizon.

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