“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.).
Visitors get their first look at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, which opened to the public on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The new memorial is located off Independence Ave. SW between the Rayburn House Office Building and HHS. Buy photo here.