This week, Hope Hicks testified behind closed doors, the Canadian prime minister visited the Capitol Building to collect on his bet with Speaker
Nancy Pelosi and the Bad News Babes won the annual Congressional Softball Game.
All that and more below. Here’s the entire week in photos:
From left, Sen. Maggie Hassan, D-N.H., Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., and chairman Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., talk as a staffer carries a chair behind them before the start of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing on the “Lower Health Care Costs Act of 2019" on Tuesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer prepares to testify before a Senate Finance Committee hearing on “The President’s 2019 Trade Policy Agenda and the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement,” on Tuesday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., conducts a news conference in the Capitol on Tuesday. (Caroline Brehman/CQ Roll Call) Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., center, talks on his phone as Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., left, and Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., talk at the Senate subway stop in the Capitol on Tuesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, talks with reporters after casting her 7,000th consecutive vote in the Capitol on Tuesday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Hope Hicks, the former White House communication director, is seen during a closed-door interview with the House Judiciary Committee about their investigation of President Trump and the Robert Mueller report on Wednesday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) From left, Sens. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, Chris Coons, D-Del., and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., prepare for the Senate Appropriations Committee markup of the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, on Wednesday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) The Bad News Babes softball team holds up a trophy after defeating the members of Congress team in the in the Congressional Women’s Softball Game at Watkins Elementary in Washington on Wednesday. (Caroline Brehman/CQ Roll Call)