| Aug. 23, 2014, 7:01 a.m.
Thirty years ago Sunday, tragedy struck the Capitol Police.
| Aug. 22, 2014, 3:01 p.m.
Don’t be alarmed if the lights flicker outside the Capitol Dome Friday night. The enduring beacon of freedom isn’t dead — it’s undergoing regular maintenance.
| Aug. 22, 2014, 12:33 p.m.
Contrary to concerns about violence or vandalism, protesters held peaceful events in Washington Thursday night in response to events in Ferguson, Mo.
| Aug. 21, 2014, 4:47 p.m.
Downtown business owners and property managers in the District of Columbia are warning of the potential for violent Ferguson-related protests Thursday night.
| Aug. 21, 2014, 11:32 a.m.
Looking to make a switch from law firm life? Maybe you’d like to be more of an Erin Brockovich and less of an Ally McBeal. But how does time at a law firm — especially one outside of D.C. — affect your Capitol Hill job search? Hill Navigator discusses.
| Aug. 19, 2014, 3:40 p.m.
D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton is characterizing the nearly all-white elected leadership and police force in majority-black Ferguson, Mo., as “poison.”
| Aug. 19, 2014, 2:41 p.m.
On Aug. 14, I was in St. Louis with reporter Emily Cahn waiting to fly back to D.C. the next day. I knew about the protests in Ferguson and thought about going, but I had to file pictures from the Illinois State Fair and had little storage space on my computer after nine days in the Midwest for our Roll Call on the Road project.
| Aug. 19, 2014, 11:32 a.m.
Want to land a job on Capitol Hill? Don’t get too comfy in that private sector Aeron chair; Hill Navigator discusses how and when to start networking to cross “working on Capitol Hill” off your bucket list.
| Aug. 19, 2014, 10:36 a.m.
Look skyward Tuesday and you might see some low-flying military aircraft over the District of Columbia.
| Aug. 18, 2014, 4:42 p.m.
Law enforcement officials on Capitol Hill are making it harder for people without congressional identification badges to avoid security checks in the wake of recent arrests for carrying handguns.
| Aug. 18, 2014, 12:48 p.m.
Next to the guest log at the Folger Shakespeare Library on Monday sat a manilla folder containing a sympathy card for the family of an employee killed on Aug. 15 in a tragic traffic crash.
| Aug. 18, 2014, 10:01 a.m.
Before the days of Starbucks in every urban street corner and suburban strip mall, “iced coffee” was rare. It had not yet arrived as a mainstay of American morning beverages, nor had the $4 coffee drink become the norm.
| Aug. 15, 2014, 5:06 p.m.
The Capitol Power Plant was briefly evacuated Friday afternoon, as firefighters responded to a small fire in the break room.
| Aug. 14, 2014, 5:21 p.m.
| Aug. 14, 2014, 1:45 p.m.
Capitol Hill is getting its sole transgender staff member, the Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute announced Thursday.
| Aug. 14, 2014, 10:04 a.m.
I attended the Iowa State Fair last week with Roll Call Politics Reporter Alexis Levinson to cover the Senate race to replace retiring Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa. The candidates running for the seat are Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley and Republican state Senator Joni Ernst. I’ve have enjoyed taking photos of politicians at the fair in the past, but it proved tricky this time with the volume of people following them.
| Aug. 14, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
Coming up with a practical plan for management of the Washington, D.C.’s courts and prisons could be a great way to sell GOP deficit hawks on making it the 51st state, advocates pitching statehood for D.C. believe.
| Aug. 13, 2014, 5:37 p.m.
Striking a falsetto register, Steve Traverso belted out the chorus of The Bee Gees’ “Stayin’ Alive” on Wednesday morning in a tiny first-floor Rayburn reception room.
| Aug. 13, 2014, 2:18 p.m.
For the second time in less than a week, federal prosecutors and defense lawyers have agreed to delay a case involving a man carrying a gun to Capitol Hill.
| Aug. 13, 2014, 1:03 p.m.
In each of our caffeinated hearts, there is a special place for iced coffee.