Women compete Monday in the 5,000 meter final during the Tokyo Olympic Games. Tasos Katopodis/UPI Photo

 

 

Rep. Cori Bush (D-Mo.) asks protesters outside the House chamber to raise their flashlights and hold a moment of silence for people facing eviction during the coronavirus pandemic shortly after midnight on Sunday. Julia Nikhinson

 



Photos of Iranians killed by the government are displayed at the Capitol on Monday by the Organization of Iranian American Communities during a protest against the inauguration of President Ebrahim Raisi. Raisi is accused of war crimes, with many U.S. and world leaders are calling for sanctions and for him to face trial. Julia Nikhinson

 



Capitol Police officers on Monday arrest the Rev. Jesse Jackson during a Poor People's Campaign protest outside of the Hart Senate Office Building. Julia Nikhinson

 



American gymnast Simone Biles performs her routine on the balance beam Tuesday during the women's individual apparatus artistic gymnastics final at the Tokyo Olympic Games. Richard Ellis/UPI Photo

 



Senate Minority Leader Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellBiden says he's open to altering, eliminating filibuster to advance voting rights Pelosi says GOP senators 'voted to aid and abet' voter suppression for blocking revised elections bill Manchin insists he hasn't threatened to leave Democrats MORE (R-Ky.) watches Tuesday as Senate Majority Leader Charles SchumerChuck SchumerSchumer endorses democratic socialist India Walton in Buffalo mayor's race Guns Down America's leader says Biden 'has simply not done enough' on gun control The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Altria - Manchin heatedly dismisses rumors of leaving Democratic Party MORE (D-N.Y.) arrives first at the microphones for their press conferences after the parties' weekly policy luncheons. Greg Nash

 



Rep. Cori Bush (D-Mo.) speaks to supporters on Tuesday after the Biden administration announced the eviction moratorium would be expanded until Oct. 18 in places with moderate to high transmission of COVID-19, which covers 90 percent of the country. Julia Nikhinson

 



Nina Turner gives her concession speech at the Lanes in Maple Heights, Ohio, after losing to Shontel Brown in a special Tuesday primary for former Rep. Marcia FudgeMarcia FudgeToomey takes aim at Schumer's spending windfall for NYC public housing Powell death leads to bipartisan outpouring of grief Ethics watchdog accuses Psaki of violating Hatch Act MORE's (D) seat. Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images

 



A protester holds a Lebanese flag during clashes with security forces after an anniversary commemoration of the Beirut port explosion on Aug. 4, 2020. Sam Tarling/Getty Images

 



People participate in a Wednesday protest against New York Gov. Andrew CuomoAndrew CuomoThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Uber - Biden makes his pitch as tax questions mount Hochul gets early boost as NY gubernatorial race takes shape EMILY's List announces early endorsement of Hochul MORE (D) in New York City. Stephanie Keith/Getty Images

 



Sen. Mark KellyMark KellyOur military shouldn't be held hostage to 'water politics' Democratic incumbents bolster fundraising advantage in key Senate races Warnock raises .5 million in third quarter MORE (D-Ariz.) leads Cindy McCain into the Capitol on Wednesday before Kelly gave his maiden speech on the Senate Floor. Greg Nash

 



Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiDemocrats scramble to reach deal on taxes On The Money — Sussing out what Sinema wants Overnight Health Care — Presented by Carequest — Key CDC panel backs Moderna, J&J boosters MORE (D-Calif.) gives a pen to Del. Eleanor Holmes NortonEleanor Holmes NortonIlhan Omar to Biden: 'Deliver on your promise to cancel student debt' Supreme Court declines to hear dispute over DC representation in Congress The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by National Industries for the Blind - Tight security for Capitol rally; Biden agenda slows MORE (D-D.C.) after using Thursday it to sign a bill to award Congressional Gold Medals to Capitol Police and other agencies that protected the Capitol on Jan. 6. Julia Nikhinson

 



Gold medallist Canada's Damian Warner, center, silver medallist France's Kevin Mayer, left, and bronze medallist Australia's Ashley Moloney, right, pose with their competitors after the men's decathlon at the Tokyo Olympic Games on Thursday. Antonin Thuiller/AFP/Getty Images

 



Iran's new president, Ebrahim Raisi, speaks during his swearing-in ceremony at parliament in Tehran, on Thursday. Maryam Rahmanian/UPI Photo

 



Rubber ducks float in the Chicago River during the Chicago Ducky Derby on Thursday. Derby organizers dropped 70,000 rubber ducks into the river to raise money for Special Olympics Illinois. Scott Olson/Getty Images

 



President BidenJoe BidenBiden: Democrats' spending plan is 'a bigger darn deal' than Obamacare Biden says he's open to altering, eliminating filibuster to advance voting rights Biden: Comment that DOJ should prosecute those who defy subpoenas 'not appropriate' MORE exits a Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4xe Rubicon after driving around the White House grounds during a Thursday event to promote electric vehicles. Sarah Silbiger/UPI Photo

 



Firemen and local volunteers fight to extinguish a blaze in Oren, Turkey, on Friday as the country struggles against its deadliest wildfires in decades. Serdar Gurbuz/AFP/Getty Images

 

Photos curated by Julia Nikhinson, Greg Nash and Madeline Monroe. 

 

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