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Congress Looks To Block Funds For Eisenhower Memorial

| Posted 06.20.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff The Eisenhower Memorial Commission would not receive any new funds in fiscal 2013 under a draft bill unveiled T...

Capitol Employee Stole 3 Truckloads Of Furniture

| Posted 06.20.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff The Architect of the Capitol recovered $394,135 in “stolen government property [and] funds” in the six months e...

Eisenhower Memorial Complaints Reach Fever Pitch

| Posted 06.01.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff Opposition to the proposed design for a memorial to President Dwight Eisenhower has reached a fever pitch, with...

Capitol's Asbestos Saga Ends After 13 Years, $173 Million

| Posted 05.17.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff This week marks the official conclusion of the case of 10 Architect of the Capitol employees who were exposed to a...

Norton Wants Expanded Commercial Filming Near Capitol

| Posted 04.03.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff The time is right to expand commercial filming and photography regulations around Capitol Hill, Del. Eleanor Holmes...

A Place Where Dogs And Dead Bodies Peacefully Coexist

| Posted 02.29.2012 | DC

By Jason Dick Roll Call Staff One of the liveliest places on Capitol Hill is, ironically, Historic Congressional Cemetery, a more than two-century...

Abortion Hangs Over D.C. Budget Autonomy Efforts

| Posted 02.27.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff The elation that greeted Virginia GOP Gov. Bob McDonnell's announcement last week that he backs giving D.C. control...

Which Congressional Buildings Are In 'Poor' Condition?

| Posted 02.10.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff As buildings around the Capitol campus continue to deteriorate because of age and the effect of last summer's magni...

Congressional Panel OKs Norton's D.C. Voting Bill

| Posted 02.08.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff A House committee approved a bill Tuesday that would shorten the window between the opening of a vacancy on the D.C...

Nationalizing D.C.'s WWI Mem'l Could End In Stalemate

| Posted 02.01.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff All Rep. Emanuel Cleaver wants is for his hometown's World War I memorial to have the status of a national monument...

Brookings Is World's Top Think Tank, Report Shows

| Posted 01.19.2012 | DC

By Ambreen Ali Roll Call Staff The Brookings Institution ranked once again as the world's top think tank in an annual survey out today. The inf...

Capitol Police, AOC Will Oversee Union Square

| Posted 01.04.2012 | DC

By Emma Dumain Roll Call Staff The Architect of the Capitol and the Capitol Police, two entities already facing a tightened budget environment, ar...

LGBT Staffers On Capitol Hill: It's Still Difficult

| Posted 12.19.2011 | DC

By Laura Barron-Lopez Roll Call Staff Even as corporate America becomes a more gay-friendly place, gay and lesbian employees on Capitol Hill say t...