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US budget negotiations 2014

Report: Democratic source says White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough heading to Capitol Hill to help sell spending bill to caucus - @scottwongDC

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Michele Bachmann

Photo: Reps. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., and Steve King, R-Iowa, pose against sunset on Capitol Hill; 'My last one,' she says - @jeffzeleny

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Eric Garner dies in NYC police custody

Protesters temporarily shut down Interstate-395 in Washington, DC, before moving toward Capitol Hill - @betsy_klein

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Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, US

Photo: 2014 Capitol Christmas Tree lights up; 88-foot tree is from Chippewa National Forest in Minnesota - @uscapitol

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Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, US

Photo: Thunder and lightning on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC - @jeffzeleny

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Iraq crisis

On Capitol Hill, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said congressional leaders had a 'good discussion' with President Obama as he briefed them on the situation in Iraq - @markknoller

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General Motors recalls 2014

General Motors CEO Mary Barra is back on Capitol Hill meeting with lawmakers on ignition switch crisis - @davidshepardson

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Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, US

Capitol Police say Rayburn House Office Building is all clear for staff to reenter after alarm causes evacuation - @frankthorpNBC

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Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, US

Capitol Police: Rayburn House Office Building evacuated due to audible alarm; no sign of fire at this time - @NBCNews

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Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, US

Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill being evacuated; no reason immediately given - @LukeRussert, @ShannonBream

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Fort Hood shooting, April 2, 2014

Flags at Capitol Hill to be lowered to half-staff today through Friday to honor victims of Fort Hood shooting - @ChadPergram

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Fort Hood shooting, April 2, 2014

US Army Secretary John McHugh leaves Capitol, returns to Pentagon to be briefed on Fort Hood shooting - @ChadPergram

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Northwestern football players attempt to unionize

Former Northwestern University quarterback Kain Colter, other athletes on Capitol Hill to gain support for unionizing bid - @nbcchicago

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US immigration reform

Video: House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, confronted by immigration advocates at Washington diner - YouTube user cccvideovault via @frankthorpNBC

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Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, US

Photo: Violent crash on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, reportedly killed 19-year-old driver - @MacFarlaneNews

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Winter storm hits US Midwest, East, March 2-3, 2014

Video: Timelapse of snow falling on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC - @washingtonpost

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Snowstorm hits US Northeast, Feb. 12-14, 2014

Photo: Snowy, deserted Capitol Hill in Washington - @tomek922

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US State of the Union address 2014

President Obama arrives at Capitol Building for State of the Union address - @markknoller

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US State of the Union address 2014

President Obama leaves White House toward Capitol Hill where he will deliver State of the Union address - @joshledermanAP

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Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, US

Actress Glenn Close visiting Capitol Hill on Thursday to advocate for mental health bill - @washingtonpost

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