The statue of President Gerald Ford is unveiled Tuesday in the Capitol Rotunda at a ceremony with (from left) Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Speaker John Boehner, Ford's daughter Susan Ford Bales, his son Steven Ford and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.
Currently treading through the process, Arizona’s plan to add former Sen. Barry Goldwater (R) may still be years from completion as well. The Arizona secretary of state’s office started soliciting bids from sculptors last week.
“It’s quite the process. We were kind of surprised,” said Matthew Roberts, spokesman for the secretary of state.
On January 3, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., raises her right hand as her son Henry messes up her hair while Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., delivers the ceremonial swearing-in in the Old Senate Chamber. Gillibrand's other son Theodore, lower right, looks on.
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.