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Photos of the Week: Sally Yates, Town Halls and the Post-Comey Chaos

The week of May 8 as seen by Roll Call's photographers

A Senate staffer attempts to deliver a poster to the hearing room where former acting Attorney General Sally Yates and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper were set to testify during a hearing on “Russian Interference in the 2016 United States Election” on Monday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates takes her seat for the hearing. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates takes her seat for the hearing. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., conducts a Senate Judiciary Crime and Terrorism Subcommittee hearing with Yates and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., conducts a Senate Judiciary Crime and Terrorism Subcommittee hearing with Yates and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Sens. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, left, and Deb Fischer, R-Neb., talk before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing in Dirksen Building titled "United States Cyber Command," featuring testimony by Adm. Michael Rogers, director of the National Security Agency on May 9, 2017. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Sens. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, left, and Deb Fischer, R-Neb., talk before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Tuesday. ( Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
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Rep. Dave Brat, R-Va., greets a protester before a town hall on Tuesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., arrives for a news conference in the Capitol on the firing of FBI director James Comey on May 9, 2017. Schumer called for a special prosecutor to look into the relationship between the Trump campaign and Russia. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., arrives for a news conference in the Capitol on the firing of FBI director James Comey on Tuesday. Schumer called for a special prosecutor to look into the relationship between the Trump campaign and Russia. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
A plastic sheet covers the statue of Ben Franklin in the Capitol on Wednesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
A plastic sheet covers the statue of Ben Franklin in the Capitol on Wednesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
Judiciary chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, is greeted by cameras as he leaves the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing room on Wednesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
Judiciary chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, is greeted by cameras as he leaves the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing room on Wednesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, prepares to leave a meeting with Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Ranking Member Mark Warner, D-Va., after a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing in the Hart Building titled "World Wide Threats" on May 11, 2017. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, prepares to leave a meeting with Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Ranking Member Mark Warner, D-Va., after a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing in the Hart Building titled "World Wide Threats" on Thursday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
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Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe leaves the Hart Senate Office Building after testifying during the Senate (Select) Intelligence Committee hearing on "World Wide Threats" on Thursday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
UNITED STATES - MAY 11: Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein leaves a meeting with Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Ranking Member Mark Warner, D-Va., after a Senate (Select) Intelligence Committee hearing in Hart Building titled "World Wide Threats" on May 11, 2017. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein leaves a meeting with Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Ranking Member Mark Warner, D-Va., after a Senate (Select) Intelligence Committee hearing in Hart Building titled "World Wide Threats" on Thursday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

 

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