On the morning the super committee was supposed to reach a deal by, a line of dark storm clouds approached Capitol Hill. This offered the perfect opportunity to shoot a graphically interesting image of the Capitol while illustrating the trouble brewing in Congress. I raced up to the CQ Roll Call building’s roof terrace, where I had a clear view of the storm and the Dome below.
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, hugs Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, after the Congressman spoke at the IAFF's Legislative Conference General Session at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, March 9, 2015. The day featured addresses by members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden.