Maryland Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen (left) and House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) are interviewed about the debt ceiling debate Thursday by television news crews in the Will Rogers Corridor of the Capitol. Minutes later, House Republicans announced they would not hold a vote on the debt ceiling bill of Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio).
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., takes a selfie with his cut-out head during the Hoops for Youth 16th annual charity basketball game held at George Washington University's Smith Center, September 8, 2014. The members of Congress team beat the lobbyist team 46-40. Buy photo here.