Congress has one chamber in session. On these slow news days, we try to dig a little deeper to find nice moments that tell stories. I love how Bill framed the Dome under the arm of this piece of equipment to capture the Capitol in a way that drags your eye right into the frame. Bonus points for showing the beginning of the first phase of a three-part turf-restoration project on the National Mall.
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.