Meet the Press   |  August 04, 2013

Sunday Inspiration: Congresswoman's Baby 'every bit a miracle'

In a segment called "Sunday Inspiration," David Gregory shares the story of Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler's new baby, Abigail, who was beat the odds and survived being born with a rare disease known as Potter's Syndrome.

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>>> we e ear back with a bit of sunday inspiration to share with you this morning. this is washington congresswoman jaime herrera beutler and her husband, daniel, celebrating the birth of their 3-week-old daughter abigail, born on july 15th . young abigail beat the odds to become the first baby to survive being born with potter's syndrome, a rare condition affecting the development of the lungs and other vital organs, but thanks to some cutting-edge medical treatment she is now breathing on her own. while she no doubt has a tough road ahead of her, she continues to fight. her parents say she is every bit