Chad Ramsey portrays President Bush in a rehearsal for “Strike While the Irony’s Hot,” a satirical political revue put on by Washington, D.C., theater group Hexagon. Each year, Members of Congress join the cast of Hexagon on stage for one night of singing, dancing and comedy with a Congressional twist. This year’s Congress Night is tonight. “Strike While the Irony’s Hot” is being staged at the Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Georgetown.
Terri Henderson, 6, center, whose mother is El Salvador, attends a rally with members of Congress at Union Station's Columbus Circle to announce the Restore Opportunity, Strengthen, and Improve the Economy (ROSIE) Act on July 29, 2014. The legislation provides incentives for government contractors to pay a living wage and other benefits that would help low-income workers.