Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Majority Leader Harry Reid prepare to convene a special bipartisan caucus Senate meeting in the Old Senate Chamber in 2007. The room is infrequently used for occasions such as Monday’s meeting to air each side’s concerns about the use of the filibuster and whether to change Senate rules to break impasses on nominations.
Visitors get their first look at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, which opened to the public on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The new memorial is located off Independence Ave. SW between the Rayburn House Office Building and HHS. Buy photo here.