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Emily Goodin - 10/09/13 11:07 PM EDT
One service deemed essential for Congress during the shutdown: printing and graphics.As the debate over how to fund the government and raise the debt ceiling rages on, signs have become an important prop in lawmakers’ arguments.Both sides are using...
Emily Goodin - 10/07/13 10:00 AM EDT
Trash cans are overflowing. Carpets are in need of vacuuming. Lawmakers’ offices are being cleaned once a week instead of daily.With the government shutdown entering its second week and employees remaining on furlough, the U.S. Capitol complex isn’t...
Talia Mindich - 09/24/13 09:54 PM EDT
Former White House chef John Moeller serves up memories of his 13 years cooking for the first families in his book, Dining at the White House: From the President’s Table to Yours, which was released on Tuesday.The book traces Moeller’s culinary...
Rebecca Shabad and Emily Goodin - 09/18/13 10:42 PM EDT
Two of Congress’s youngest members launched a new caucus Wednesday focused on the nation’s next generation.The “Future Caucus,” announced by Reps. Aaron Schock (R-Ill.) and Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii), will work to develop “long-term solutions to...
Mike Lillis - 10/09/13 10:00 AM EDT
Deep into the pages of his lively new memoir, Still Dreaming: My Journey from the Barrio to Capitol Hill, Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (D-Ill.) recounts why his parents so respected John F. Kennedy that a portrait of the 35th president “shared my dining-room...
Emily Goodin - 09/30/13 10:33 PM EDT
The shutdown drama in the Senate has forced junior Democrats to be on call 24/7 for shifts as the chamber’s presiding officer.At least 10 Democratic senators rotated through the presiding chair for two-hour shifts last week as Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas...
Emily Goodin - 09/24/13 09:45 AM EDT
More lawmakers miss the first vote series of the week than any other votes, according to an analysis of congressional voting records by The Hill.The members argue these “bed-check votes” — usually held on noncontroversial matters, such as naming...
Daniel Strauss - 09/18/13 10:00 AM EDT
Lawmakers expressed surprise when news broke about two secret government surveillance programs, but for former Rep. Pat Schroeder (D-Colo.), it wasn’t the first time she’d found out about government spying. During her first congressional race, she...

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