A naive Mr. Smith would like to write a bill for a national boy's camp but does not have any idea of the procedure. Ms. Saunders explains the legislative process in depth to him and answers all of his outstanding questions. She defines several terms, such as committee, Steering Committee, and conference.
The news slips reports on the events leading up to the passing of the War Powers Act, and the further implication of this law. The legislative branch is given more power to limit the president's control to send troops into war.