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Explaining the politics behind President Obama’s standoff with Congress on immigration can get a little complicated. But luckily, The Tonight Show laid it all out in a soulful musical performance, featuring NBC News anchor Brian Williams.

Click above to watch Williams bring on the funk with Jimmy Fallon — along with a plug for his daughter, actress Allison Williams, and her starring role in NBC’s upcoming Peter Pan Live! TV special — then share this video!

Video via The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon/NBC.

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Sen. Chuck Grassley

Reprinted with permission from DailyKos

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