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Capitol Dome Renovation Gets Underway

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 12.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A world-famous symbol of democracy is going under cover, as workers start a two-year, $60 million renovation of the U.S. Capitol d...

Renovation Begins At Capitol Dome

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 12.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A world-famous symbol of democracy is going under cover, as workers start a two-year, $60 million renovation of the U.S. Capitol d...

Jason Linkins

Cliche Watch: Hacks To Crack About Cracks In The Dome

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.22.2013 | Politics

The Architect of the Capitol is undertaking a "multi-phased" project geared to restoring the structural integrity of the U.S. Capitol dome, one of Was...

Major Repairs On The Horizon For The Capitol

AP | HENRY C. JACKSON | Posted 10.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The dome of the U.S. Capitol is getting a new look. The 150-year-old, cast-iron dome will soon be sheathed in scaff...

Congress Fails To Fund Repairs To Capitol Dome Cracks

| Posted 09.12.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff Despite efforts by a bipartisan cadre of Senators, money to continue repairs on the aging Capitol Dome is not inclu...

Passersby Could Be Hit By Capitol Dome's Ornamental Fixtures?

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 10.27.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Democrats controlling the Senate pressed Monday for an immediate infusion of money to repair the iconic dome of the U.S. Capitol, which ...

Denver Capitol Building's Dome Restoration Could Be Financed By Advertising On It

Durango Herald | Joe Hanel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER - The Legislature might allow "tasteful" advertising temporarily on the state Capitol to help pay for an expensive renovation of the dome. T...