Tickets for the annual White House celebration will be available Friday morning.
In The Know
Former football great Herschel Walker and other sports stars will be in the nation’s capital Wednesday to promote National Health Through Fitness Day.
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell was spotted last week enjoying a hanger steak at Bistro Vivant in McLean, Va., according to a spy. On Friday, Supreme Court Antonin Scalia had lunch with six others at D.C.’s Bibiana.
The president and first lady will be serenaded with performances by artists including Tessanne Chin, Melissa Etheridge, Aretha Franklin, Ariana Grande, Patti LaBelle, Janelle Monáe and Jill Scott.
Rep. Jason Smith (R-Mo.) got a huge compliment when he visited Thayer High School last week.
Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.) welcomed Reps. Chris Stewart (R-Utah) and Martha Roby (R-Ala.) to a House Appropriations subcommittee last week with a reminder about one of the panel’s traditions: The new person gets the coffee.
Breaking news: House Republicans and Democrats, in an election year, sat down for a meal in the Capitol last week and enjoyed each other’s company.
The federal government closed Monday, but some members of Congress were working.
The companies misused the emergency alert system to advertise “Olympus Has Fallen.”
First lady Michelle Obama says her “Let’s Move” initiative is not about physical appearance.
She introduced the program in 2010 in an effort to help reduce the rate of childhood obesity.