Rep. Kathy Hochul said lawmakers have an obligation "to use all of our resources, pull together, start treating each other like human beings on both sides of the aisle and do what the people want us to do."
“We have to do our job. I think the public is frustrated like we are. We have a divided government and that makes it really tough. All people see are the warts. Hopefully that will change.”
James Jones, communications director for DC Vote, tapes a "DC Constituents Service Day" sign on the wall as he stands with other DC residents outside of Rep. Andy Harris's office on Capitol Hill to protest Harris' actions against D.C.'s marijuana laws on Thursday, July 24, 2014. DC Vote encouraged DC residents to bring their complaints about city services to the Maryland congressman.