| June 20, 2014, 1:01 p.m.
Latisha Powell pointed to a paper pinned to the bulletin board on the bright blue wall and said, “When I came here, I couldn’t write that essay.”
| June 19, 2014, 5:16 p.m.
Good thing the next Congressional Women’s Softball Game is a year away.
| June 19, 2014, 1:21 p.m.
Rep. Silvio Conte, R-Mass., was an prominent figure on Capitol Hill during his years in office from 1959 to 1991. A major player in the Congressional Baseball Game, Conte was rarely seen on the field without a cigar. Capitol Lens dug into our archives to find some of Conte’s most iconic pictures.
| June 19, 2014, 9:15 a.m.
After a tough loss last year, the women of Congress reclaimed the pink trophy Wednesday in the 6th Annual Congressional Women’s Softball Game, beating the female journalist team, the Bad News Babes, 10-5.
| June 18, 2014, 8:01 a.m.
It’s that time of year again.
| June 17, 2014, 2:56 p.m.
They ain’t messing around at The New York Times and The Huffington Post.
| June 17, 2014, 2:51 p.m.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., is currently the top pick for those participating in this year’s Fantasy Softball Challenge.
| June 15, 2014, 9:02 a.m.
Think it’s going to be a busy week in the Capitol, what with a full legislative calendar and House leadership elections? There’s just as much going on in the outside-work calendar, including a throw-down between members of Congress and the media and a telling of the Koch brothers’ tale.
| June 13, 2014, 1:34 p.m.
It was Father’s Day 50 years ago that former Sen. Jim Bunning made history, pitching a perfect game at Shea Stadium.
| June 10, 2014, 1:10 p.m.
Betsy Poos tries to keep politics out of the classroom at Capitol Hill Yoga.
| June 6, 2014, 1:24 p.m.
With the 53rd Annual Roll Call Congressional Baseball Game less than three weeks away, the Democrats and Republicans have set their rosters.
| June 5, 2014, 5:12 p.m.
Talk about a public service! C-SPAN has some serious Throwback Thursday action going on, with videos of past Roll Call Congressional Baseball Games, including from as far back as 1982.
| June 5, 2014, 11:49 a.m.
| May 29, 2014, 6:38 p.m.
They may not be much for winning on any given Sunday. But man, oh man, do the Washington Redskins know how to keep things interesting.
| May 27, 2014, 5:58 p.m.
Soccer fans in the District finally have details on the long-awaited plan to make a new stadium for D.C. United a reality, although D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson has signaled some initial skepticism and other concerns could derail the deal.
| May 27, 2014, 1:09 p.m.
The 50 senators advocating a name change for the Washington Redskins out of respect for tribal sovereignty are being asked to take a stand on behalf of the District’s quest for greater autonomy.
| May 22, 2014, Noon
Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., retained his title as the fastest male in the 113th Congress, running the 3-mile course of the 33rd Annual ACLI Capital Challenge in 18:29.
| May 21, 2014, 4:05 p.m.
Republicans could have a Louisiana star of their own to rival the Democrats’ Rep. Cedric L. Richmond in the form of Rep. Vance McAllister.
| May 19, 2014, 4:19 p.m.
Updated 7:33 p.m. | Republicans won the 13th annual First Tee Congressional Challenge on Monday, taking home the coveted Roll Call Cup for the third straight year.
| May 16, 2014, 4:47 p.m.
“This crowd has gone deadly silent, a Cinderella story outta nowhere. Former greenskeeper and now about to become the Masters champion. . . . He’s on his final hole. He’s about 455 yards away, he’s gonna hit about a 2-iron I think. . . . It’s in the hole!”