Douglas Graham has been the photo editor for Roll Call since 2000, when he came over from Congressional Quarterly, where he cut his teeth on national politics. His career spans over 30 years as a staff and freelance editorial photographer. Life before political photojournalism had Graham covering national and international news, professional, Olympic and college-level sporting events. Doug has received numerous national and international photography awards. He holds first-place news photo awards in many categories from the Florida Press Association, World Press Photo Contest, Virginia Press Association, Virginia News Photographers Association, North Carolina Press Association, White House News Photographers Association and National Press Photographers Association.
Stories by Douglas Graham:
Oct. 19, 2011
A disruptive BlackBerry transformed Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid from serious to a little bit silly on Tuesday.
Oct. 18, 2011
Tom dropped by the Hawk n Dove on Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast to witness the gutting of the Capitol Hill watering hole Monday, a little more than a week after much of its old decor was put up for auction.
Oct. 17, 2011
Jeanne Thompson, 20, was appointed as secretary to the president for signing land grants and patents at the General Land Office.
Oct. 14, 2011
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Army Lt. Stephanie Call say goodbye after a photo op with visiting service members near the Senate steps.
Oct. 12, 2011
We dont know what the joke was, but it sure struck Reps. Paul Tonko and Donna Edwards as funny. They were leaving the House Democratic Caucus meeting Wednesday when the giggles hit. I love it when we catch such a real moment with Members, who usually are so guarded during their workday.
Oct. 11, 2011
Crowds lined the route for a Columbus Day parade past Union Station in Washington, D.C., in 1912.
Oct. 7, 2011
It looks like the good Senator (Rhode Island Democrat Jack Reed) is running a little late as he dashes into the Capitol from the Senate subway for the cloture vote on the China currency bill.
Oct. 5, 2011
Rep. Jon Runyan catches his breath Tuesday during football practice.
Oct. 5, 2011
Most people have a GPS unit in their car nowadays, but few use it for more than plotting the most direct route to a destination.
Oct. 4, 2011
I love this porthole view of Speaker John Boehner through a throng of reporters on Tuesday. And I also love that you know its the Speaker, even though only his eyes and nose are visible.
Oct. 3, 2011
Apples next big iPhone event is today, and while it is unknown what product the company will reveal, Im confident that it will be sleeker than the it phone of 1996.
Sept. 30, 2011
Tuesday must have been a slow news day, judging from the satellite trucks converged on the National Mall to record engineers rappelling down the Washington Monument.
Sept. 23, 2011
Rep. John Shimkus playfully attempts to dodge Bill Clarks camera in the Capitol basement Wednesday.
Sept. 21, 2011
What this photo from Tuesday tells me is that Sen. Charles Schumer walked around the corner, saw Sen. Lamar Alexander talking to reporters and froze.
Sept. 20, 2011
Weve been shooting Richard Burr tooling around Capitol Hill in his 74 VW Thing for years, but it wasnt until now that we got the story behind the beast.
Sept. 19, 2011
The Medal of Honor was established 150 years ago to commend acts of gallantry by members of the military, such as the heroism displayed by Henry Breault of the U.S. Navy in 1923.