| April 18, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
Lawmakers shook off the rust of a two-week recess recalling trips to McDonald’s, playing their favorite Disney ringtones and counting to seven.
| April 15, 2015, 12:56 p.m.
CNBC’s John Harwood gets the award for today’s quote of the day from Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid.
| April 13, 2015, 10:27 a.m.
Ten members of Congress will trade their suits for soccer jerseys next week to compete in the third annual Capital Soccer Classic.
| April 10, 2015, 11:31 a.m.
Advocates for living life 18 holes at a time are scheduled to bring their “A” game to Capitol Hill on Wednesday for another round of links-related outreach.
| April 9, 2015, 10:47 a.m.
Are you participating in the annual Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run on April 12? A reminder those competing in the event’s Capitol Hill Competition can pick up their race packets from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Capitol Visitor Center’s HVC-215.
| April 7, 2015, 3:30 p.m.
The Connecticut and Indiana Senate delegations have made a rather sweet wager ahead of Tuesday night’s NCAA women’s basketball championship game in Florida, and the Connecticut senators are sounding pretty confident.
| April 7, 2015, 11:54 a.m.
“I wouldn’t be sitting here if it wasn’t sold out.”
| April 6, 2015, 11:47 a.m.
It’s opening day for Major League Baseball and the Washington Nationals are the odds-on favorite to win the 2015 World Series. It wasn’t always like this.
| April 3, 2015, 4:35 a.m.
With Congress out of town, Heard on the Hill pays tribute this week to the longest serving woman in Congress. Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski teaches us about “soft-hearted social workers,” calcium-rich beverages and Girl Scout cookies.
| March 27, 2015, 1:36 p.m.
Updated March 30, 2:30 p.m. | With Harry Reid’s retirement, the Senate is not just losing its top Democrat. It’s losing its foremost baseball fan.
| March 26, 2015, 12:51 p.m.
“We talked about madness in March — this is as mad as it gets!”
| March 26, 2015, 12:04 p.m.
BALLSTON, Va. — Canadians and Minnesotans are some of the nicest people you can meet — unless they have a hockey stick in their hands.
| March 24, 2015, 5:21 p.m.
An emotional Jack Nicklaus received the Congressional Gold Medal Tuesday, honoring his achievements on and off the golf course.
| March 24, 2015, 1:59 p.m.
Rep. Adam Smith is recovering from his second hip surgery, placing the Washington Democrat on the disabled list for the upcoming 54th Annual Roll Call Congressional Baseball Game.
| March 24, 2015, 1:02 p.m.
Between St. Patrick’s Day and March Madness, last week was a little longer than usual for everyone on the Hill. Members occupied their time arguing over the “little guy,” monogamous relationships and the correct pronunciation of “Xavier.”
| March 23, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
Get excited: The 14th annual First Tee Congressional Challenge is scheduled for Monday, July 27.
| March 19, 2015, 11:23 a.m.
Occasionally, members of Congress are just like the rest of us.
| March 16, 2015, 2:47 p.m.
Ahhh, the middle of March. That time of year when the eyes of the nation turn away from anything and everything business-related and become locked on whatever electronic device is handy — TV, computer, smartphone — in order to keep track of that all-important commodity: one’s meticulously crafted NCAA bracket.
| March 6, 2015, 10:32 a.m.
It may be a frozen tundra out there right now. But things are sure to being heating up as pols and press begin training in earnest for the seventh annual Congressional Women’s Softball Game.
| March 3, 2015, 2:51 p.m.
Current and retired athletes — along with one of the winningest National Football League owners in recent history — Tuesday claimed home-field advantage on Capitol Hill, fanning out across the campus to dazzle feds and fans alike.