“Congrats to Shaw U men & women for victories on Saturday. I’ve invited Shaw U Pres to watch the Bobcats-Bulls game at the WH with POTUS & me.”
— Sen. Kay Hagan recognized the Shaw (N.C.) University basketball teams for winning the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association championships in a Tuesday tweet. The North Carolina Democrat was invited to attend President Barack Obama’s viewing party along with Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.).
Former Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., candidate for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire, holds his hand over his heart during the singing of the national anthem as he waits to take the stage for his town hall campaign rally with Sen. John McCain at the Pinkerton Academy in Derry, N.H., on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.