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Jason Dick

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Jason Dick is the House editor for Roll Call and coordinates Congressional leadership coverage of Capitol Hill. He previously was editor of National Journal Daily and its predecessor publication, CongressDaily. He began his journalism career in Washington at National Journal’s environmental news daily, GreenWire, in 1998. A native of Arizona and a resident of Capitol Hill, he has also worked for the AmeriCorps program in West Virginia, and taught in Arizona and West Virginia.

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Mooving Right Along, on Capitol Quip

April 27, 2014

Cliven Bundy is hot now, proving that all you have to do to become an icon is not pay your grazing fees and have some interesting views on job training! That brings us to this week’s Capitol Quip.

Kathleen Sebelius *Wink-Wink-Heart* Capitol Quip

April 27, 2014

Thanks to the many readers who contributed captions for last week’s Capitol Quip contest. Here’s the winning entry, as voted by readers of Heard on the Hill.

Calendar: How Will Life After Leibovich Affect the WHCD?

April 25, 2014

It is the year of the White House Correspondents’ Dinner AL 1, or one year After Leibovich. While he wasn’t the first, Mark Leibovich’s “This Town” skewered the event and its accompanying cocktail parties, brunches and satellite offerings so hard that it’s worth wondering whether life at Nerd Prom will be different.

Hark! C-SPAN (User Generated Content) Gets Harkin's Name Wrong

April 25, 2014

We all get it wrong once in a while, even our friends at C-SPAN. Sen. Tom Harkin? or Tom Harken? Eh, he’s retiring anyway.

Five Sebelius Slogans Ready for Rollout | Capitol Quip

April 23, 2014

The five finalists for this week’s caption contest are ready for your votes.

DC Ducks Meets Roll Call After Dark

April 23, 2014

“There’s a lot of things you can do wrong,” said Capt. Bob, the DC Ducks skipper responsible for 19 souls in the “Rubber Duck” as it glided along the waterways of the Potomac, with Roll Call After Dark at the wheel.

Calendar: 10 Years of Sixth & I, Poetic Justice at Hill Center

April 21, 2014

Happy “Sixth and I Day,” Washington! To celebrate 10 years since the synagogue at 600 I St. NW was re-dedicated as the Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, not just as a center of worship but a venue for music and other cultural and community events, the District has proclaimed Tuesday as “Sixth & I Day.”

Is Sebelius Ready for Another Rollout? | Capitol Quip

April 21, 2014

Will she or won’t she? That was the question for Kathleen Sebelius, former Kansas governor, Health and Human Services secretary and potential Senate candidate back in the Sunflower State. That brings us to this week’s Capitol Quip.

Dearest, Dearest Colleague | Capitol Quip

April 21, 2014

Thanks to the many readers who contributed captions for last week’s Capitol Quip contest. Here’s the winning entry, as voted by readers of Heard on the Hill.

Shunned Superheroes at Capitol Reflecting Pool

April 18, 2014

Awesome Con made a valiant effort to break the world record for assembled superheroes on Friday at the Capitol Reflecting Pool, but fell short.

The Congressman and the Sweet Onion Queen

April 18, 2014

These are the pictures we live for at HOH. Hats off to our own Bill Clark, whose full caption is something we simply cannot improve upon: ”Rep. John Barrow, D-Ga., poses for photos with 2014 Miss Georgia Sweet Onion Sarah DeLoach at the Law Enforcement Cookout at Wayne Dasher’s pond house in Glennville, Ga., on Thursday, April 17, 2014. A crowd of more than one thousand law enforcement, government officials and guests from across the state of Georgia gathered to enjoy BBQ and Brunswick stew at the annual event.”

Potomac Video Closing, the Last of a Breed

April 16, 2014

The last Potomac Video storefront, a once-sprawling regional video rental empire, will be closing its Avalon location at 5536 Connecticut Ave. NW at the end of May.

Five Quips for Cherry Blossom Hanky Panky | Capitol Quip

April 16, 2014

The five finalists for this week’s caption contest are ready for your votes.

Calendar: DC Brau's Anniversary, Drive-In Movies Return, Record Store Day!

April 14, 2014

Ah, recess. The pollen and tourist counts are up and everyone not on the campaign trail has a chance to let loose a little.

Spring Forward With This Capitol Quip

April 13, 2014

Love is in the air! The cherry blossoms are blooming and members of Congress are getting spring fever. Just ask GOP Rep. Vance McAllister! That brings us to this week’s Capitol Quip.

Money Talks, and Politicians Walk | Capitol Quip

April 13, 2014

Thanks to the many readers who contributed captions for last week’s Capitol Quip contest. Here’s the winning entry, as voted by readers of Heard on the Hill.

Grover Norquist's Global Suckdom Index

April 11, 2014

Welcome to the suck. It’s not as bad as it seems. That was sounds-negative-actually-positive sentiment from Grover Norquist, head of Americans for Tax Reform, at a panel following Thursday night’s screening of Jose Antonio Vargas’ “Documented,” at the Newseum.

You've Got Hate! Feedback on Atlanta Braves Flag Burning Post is EN FUEGO!

April 10, 2014

Atlanta Braves fans rise up to defend their own! Justin Upton might be outfielder non grata in Washington, but he can take heart his aficionados will defend his right to not try. Also? Team die-hards are determined to shrug off Turner Field’s torching of Old Glory this week.

Overheard: Eric Holder Goes Veggie on Louie Gohmert

April 9, 2014

“Good luck with your asparagus.”

Burning Atlanta, or How the Braves Learned to Stop Worrying and Torch Old Glory

April 9, 2014

It’s bad enough that Justin Upton of the Atlanta Braves refuses to field balls in the outfield. Now his team burns flags at their home stadium.

Robert Zirkelbach Leaving AHIP for PhRMA | Downtown Moves

April 9, 2014

It’s as a colleague said, the end of an era. Robert Zirkelbach, the long-time chief flack at America’s Health Insurance Plans, is heading to another titan of the industry, the Pharmaceutical Manufacturers of America.

Hill Staffers Swarm Taco Bell Tray, Terrify Server

April 8, 2014

Ustedes quieren Taco Bell!

Larry Pressler Stops by Roll Call Book Club

April 8, 2014

Former South Dakota Sen. Larry Pressler, who served in the House and Senate as a Republican and trying to return to the Senate as an independent, stopped by Monday night’s Roll Call Book Club at Hill Center, which happened to be discussing Charles Wheelan’s “The Centrist Manifesto,” a book arguing for the need to elect centrists not affiliated with the two major parties to Congress.

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