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"Get full and/or drunk for a great cause!": What more do you need to know? It's Eat Out on Capitol Hill! Cheap Beer & Prose: Features Claire Dederer, Jarret Middleton, Lacey Jane Henson, and Ian Denning tonight. Sam Smith's SmoothlyShow More Summary
The Joule and Revel chef/owner on her four-concept Capitol Hill blockbuster. Just six days after her hotly anticipated new restaurant, Trove, opened in Seattle, chef Rachel Yang looked surprisingly calm. "We feel very lucky," Yang said of herself and husband/fellow chef/partner Seif Chirchi. Show More Summary
CF Here's a close-up status report on the future Capitol Hill light rail station. I had to know: Is the umbrella for the guy? To keep rain off the back of his neck? Or is the umbrella for the metal, to keep it from getting wet? Or is...Show More Summary
Seeing repeated cable news commentary on how Eric Holder was a particular target of vilification from Capitol Hill as a proxy for animus toward President Obama. Why Holder? Something missing from this commentary?
In case you missed it, the ‘ruthless pragmatism’ approach to politics of House of Cards’ Frank Underwood has stretched far beyond Capitol Hill to the world of content marketing. With the lessons learned about the changing media landscape, Kevin Spacey, Underwood’s real-life actor alter-ego, is becoming influential in Marketing as well as Hollywood. The success of House of [...]
Google's effort to build strong alliances with Republican politicians and conservative advocacy groups is paying dividends on Capitol Hill, but has created a growing marketing and public relations headache for the firm.
Today, Secretary of State John Kerry testified before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Capitol Hill, where he spoke about the response to the ISIL threat.
[My handsome guy, Jack] FishbowlDC: The Animal Health Institute has named the winners of its Cutest Pets on Capitol Hill contest. None are as cute as your dog are they? No they’re not! No they’re not! Who’s a handsome guy? Who’s a handsome...Show More Summary
In a significant discovery that sheds new light on the region's history, archaeologists excavating a site on Capitol Hill reportedly unearthed evidence this week suggesting that humans once passed laws there. The team of researchersShow More Summary
Rep. Denham and 2013 winner Lily Last night at the Cannon Caucus Room, the Animal Health Institute announced the winners of its Cutest Pets competition (for which FishbowlDC editor Nick Massella served as a judge) at AHI’s Pet Night on Capitol Hill. Show More Summary
A coalition of pro-life groups and members of Congress gathered today on Capitol Hill to demand a Senate vote on a House bill that would stop the massive taxpayer funding of abortion in Obamaca. The call for a vote comes on the heels of a new nonpartisan GAO report showing Obamacare is the biggest expansion […]
Also: Australia charges 15 suspects with planning random beheadings; Ukrainian president Poroshenko visits Capitol Hill; and Lincoln Logs will start to be produced in Maine instead of China.
The 9/11/2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya is back in the spotlight today on Capitol Hill as lawmakers from the select...
Stacy Lewis and Lexi Thompson have good reason to celebrate the LPGA Tour's return to the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail's Capitol Hill complex.
By Alpha Now at Thomson Reuters: By David Aurelio Tax reform is a hot topic on Capitol Hill, and the debate is largely fueled by concerns related to tax inversions. The U.S. federal corporate income tax rate of 35% is the highest in the industrialized world, and the argument is that this motivates companies to move their headquarters abroad. Show More Summary
House Democrats and Republicans have never looked so different, and the GOP could become whiter and more male-dominated this year. Image: Capitol Hill via Shutterstock The post U.S. House ‘Diversity Gap’ Could Become Wider Than Ever appeared first on RH Reality Check.
The political stalemates between Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill stood in stark contrast to the shared vision on how to address poverty recently expressed by Jim Wallis and Arthur Brooks at an American Enterprise Institute event.
The Stranger TROVE BBQ Black and white and red all over (and probably really, really good). BRAND-NEW: The 4,000-square-foot quadripartite restaurant project known as Trove (500 E Pike St, 234-1234) just opened on Capitol Hill, brought to you by Seattle chefs Rachel Yang and Seif Chirchi, who run the great Joule and Revel. Show More Summary
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) is warning that the “lame duck” session in December may be used to pass amnesty. Most lawmakers and aides on Capitol Hill expect the session, which occurs after the midterm election but before newly-elected lawmakers are sworn in, to be largely uneventful. Show More Summary