Architect of the Capitol

WASHINGTON -- Have you ever wondered what it's like to walk out onto the roof of the United States Capitol? Our Ryan Grim
(Photo and caption via Architect of the Capitol on US Capitol's Flickr page) On July 31, 1906, workers lowered a giant block
We agree that that would be fantastic. DCist took the suggestion to heart and paired the theme song with the AOC video. No
"I think in 2014, the most significant effort for us will be canceling contracts," he told Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.). "So
WASHINGTON -- Over the course of the past two months, people who work or frequent downtown have witnessed the slow and steady
But the House-passed fiscal 2013 legislative branch appropriations bill did not include Phase 2 Dome restoration money, with
The next phase of an ambitious multiyear plan to conserve and preserve Constantino Brumidi’s famous frescos that gets under
“The Russell building is constructed of stone, is nearly fully sprinklered and has a 24-hour police presence,” she said. “The
But what was happening during those years between citations? Why were there no follow-up visits to ensure that the warnings
Photo by Flickr user goldberg Ayers said that $50 million would go toward a backlog of "deferred maintenance" projects critical
And as a new fixture of the Capitol campus, the Capitol Police will oversee its security. Barna said the Park Service had