HOH is happy to report that even with the House scheduling, rescheduling and un-scheduling the vote on Speaker John Boehner’s (R-Ohio) debt limit provision, Cava was full up with non-reality show Hill folk.
It was way less sticky than the last recess bash — but just as much fun — with two bars and the mist-ers misting away.
Packed in the crowd of the overworked and ready to party was Adam Kovacevich from Google and Nick Schaper and Dave Natonski from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
(In a shocking turn of events, we hear the chamber supports coming to an agreement on the debt ceiling plan.)
Jim Brewer of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades came, as did Michael Shank, communication director for Rep. Mike Honda (D-Calif.).
Fellow gossip girl Nikki Schwab with the Washington Examiner and 94.7’s morning drive-time superstar, Tommy McFly, were chatted up by the serial party crashers.
Eighth Street was the place to be last night: Rumors of House leadership dining together on the block were swirling all night (though we certainly would have been surprised to see them because they were in a meeting blocks away).
Terri Henderson, 6, center, whose mother is El Salvador, attends a rally with members of Congress at Union Station's Columbus Circle to announce the Restore Opportunity, Strengthen, and Improve the Economy (ROSIE) Act on July 29, 2014. The legislation provides incentives for government contractors to pay a living wage and other benefits that would help low-income workers.