1,269Jan 3, 2013
House Democratic Women
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and the House Democratic women took a picture on the House steps on the east front of the Capitol. The 113th Congress marked the most women serving in the ...
1,077Jan 3, 2013
Senator Mark Kirk Returns to Senate
Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) returned to the Senate for the first time since suffering a stroke early in 2011 that left the left side of his body mostly paralyzed. Vice President Biden greeted the ...
487Oct 10, 2013
House Republicans on the Debt Ceiling
House Republican leaders spoke to reporters following their caucus. They announced a proposal for a short-term increase on the debt ceiling, calling the decision a “good faith ...
361Sep 11, 2001
Terrorist Attacks in U.S.
At 7:15 p.m. EDT members of Congress gathered on the steps of the U.S. Capitol. The buildings had been closed earlier in the day because of the threat of attack. Congressional leaders ...
315Sep 11, 2013
September 11th Congressional Remembrance Ceremony
Members of Congress participated in a ceremony on the East Front steps of the U.S. Capitol to commemorate the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the U.S.
164Jan 3, 2013
113th Congress Freshman Class Photo
Newly-elected members of the 113th Congress gathered on the House steps on the east front of the Capitol for a photo opportunity on the opening day of Congress.
95Apr 15, 2011
House Democratic Leaders on 2012 Budget Plan
Democratic leaders spoke to reporters and answered questions about the fiscal year 2012 budget proposal.
63Oct 15, 1991
Thomas Confirmation Vote Reaction
Senator Hatch, Senator Kerrey, and Senator Thurmond spoke separately with reporters, describing their reactions to today’s Senate vote to confirm Clarence Thomas as a justice of the U.S. ...
44Apr 15, 2011
Democratic Leaders on Budget Vote
Democratic members spoke to reporters and answered questions about their vote on the federal budget.
40Aug 4, 1994
Health Security Express
Vice President Gore and Senator Daschle spoke to a crowd advocating health care reform. Following several opening speakers, Senators Daschle, along with Representative Bonior, outlined his plan ...
22Sep 22, 2004
New Partnership for America's Future
Democratic representatives and supporters spoke about the party’s new legislative agenda. The plan, called the Partnership for America’s Future, is part of a Democratic effort to ...
12Jul 29, 1997
Surrounded by fellow Republican members and citizens, Republican leaders talked about the budget agreement reached the previous evening. They talked about aspects of the proposal and its ...
9Nov 14, 2002
House Freshmen Photo Op
All the newly elected Representatives gathered on the steps of the Capitol for a photograph.