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.
From left, Rep. Christopher H. Smith, R-N.J., David Goldman, the father of a child who was abducted to Brazil by the mother, and Arvind Chawdra, a father whose two children were abducted to India by their mother, attend a news conference in the Rayburn House Office Building on international child abduction.
Each year since 1990, CQ Roll Call has reviewed the financial disclosures of all 541 senators, representatives and delegates to determine the 50 richest members of Congress. This year's report, derived from forms covering the calendar year 2012, shows it took a net worth of $6.67 million to crack the exclusive club.