An earlier version of this article incorrectly identified Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) as a member of the "gang of eight" working on deficit reduction. Alexander is a supporter of the group but not a member. It also misidentified Sen. John Cornyn's position in the Texas GOP Senate primary. Cornyn was officially neutral in the race.
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.