Q: What will you wear to the Inaugural ball?

• Rep. Donna Edwards (D-Md.): “A variety of things. I do have a great dress, but you’ll have to see. There might be a whole metallic thing going on because, you know, liven things up. Age down the caucus.”

• Rep. Gwen MooreGwen MooreA guide to the committees: House Trump to black reporter: Help me meet with Black Caucus Cummings: I will attend Trump's inauguration MORE (D-Wis.): “A black two-piece zip top. Something flattering for my not-so-great figure. I have a friend in Milwaukee. It was handmade by someone who is a fashion designer.”

• Sen. Barbara BoxerBarbara BoxerCarly Fiorina 'certainly looking at' Virginia Senate run Top Obama adviser signs with Hollywood talent agency: report 
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• Rep. Corrine BrownCorrine BrownDemocrats offer double-talk on Veterans Affairs House Democrats have opportunity for redemption in selecting VA Cmte Leader Women make little gains in new Congress MORE (D-Fla.): “I am wearing the red dress that I wore to the Congressional Black Caucus Institute event over the summer. Patti Labelle sang and said, ‘Where’s the lady with the red dress who asked me to sing this song?’ Everyone was talking about it. It’s by St. John, a two-piece. [I’ll wear] silver shoes and [carry] a silver bag.”

Editor’s note: The song Brown asked Labelle to sing was “The Lord’s Prayer.”

• Rep. Diane Watson (D-Calif.): “I don’t buy by designer. Maybe something long and knit; I have to see how the weather is. Something light-colored. I don’t wear black too much.”

• Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharDrug importation won't save dollars or lives Senators ask feds for ‘full account’ of work to secure election from cyber threats Sanders, not Trump, is the real working-class hero MORE (D-Minn.): “I’m wearing a dress that I got at the Nordstrom after-Christmas sale for $168. It’s black-and-white and long.” Klobuchar said the dress is not the warmest. “Hey, for me it’s summer. It’s 25 below in Minnesota. [Here] I won’t need a coat.”

• Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.): “I’m wearing a purple gown — I think the designer’s name is Lanvin — and I have nothing else to go with it yet.”

• Rep. Mazie HironoMazie HironoA guide to the committees: Senate Senate Dems move to nix Trump's deportation order Warren: GOP ramming DeVos 'down the throats of the American people' MORE (D-Hawaii): “I have no ball gowns. I have these beautiful jackets that are made [by] a designer in Hawaii, and I’m wearing those over a long, plain black dress.”

• Rep. Yvette Clarke (D-N.Y.): “I brought several gowns with me. I have  a constituent who’s actually a designer. He’s made a beautiful, full-length, jeweled purple gown with long sleeves for me. He also made a  beautiful, off-the-shoulder, full-length red gown. It has a slight train in the back and beaded red leaves with embellishment. We’re  bringing glamour back.”