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  1. capitol hill
    Busy Philipps Gives Abortion Testimony to Congress: ‘It’s Health Care’“My body belongs to me, not the state.”
  2. power
    What’s the Cast of Queer Eye Doing With Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez?Four members of the Fab Five were spotted on Capitol Hill.
  3. capitol scenes
    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is in the BuildingThe first day of a new job isn’t easy for anyone — even if you’re a celebrity.
  4. politics
    Male GOP Senators Are Dragging Their Feet on New Sexual-Harassment RulesThere are reportedly concerns about legislators having to pay their own legal settlements in cases of sexual harassment and discrimination.
  5. sexual harassment on capitol hill
    Every Female Senator Slams Chamber’s Inaction on Sexual HarassmentAll 22 women in the Senate — Republican and Democrat — came together to send a condemnatory letter to leadership.
  6. sexual harassment on capitol hill
    This Bill Would Make Congressmen Pay Their Own Sexual-Harassment SettlementsInstead of tax-payers.
  7. merry christmas
    Gift-Wrapped Package Addressed to Steve Mnuchin Was Filled With Horse PoopWill the person who sent the manure please stand up?
  8. more sexual harassment allegations
    Trump-Supporting Singer Accuses Corey Lewandowski of Slapping Her Butt“I told him to stop, and then he did it again.”
  9. capitol hill
    Male Lawmakers Have ‘Moved On’ From Trump’s Sexual MisconductAnd think you should be too.
  10. power
    Anita Hill to Chair Hollywood Commission on Sexual HarassmentThe commission’s goal is to “tackle the broad culture of abuse and power disparity.”
  11. capitol hill
    Conyers Brought Up Chandra Levy After an Intern Rejected His Sexual AdvancesLevy, a federal intern, went missing in 2001 and was found dead the following year.
  12. power
    Woman Who Accused Michigan Congressman of Harassment Sheds Her Anonymity“I am taking a risk.”
  13. reckonings
    This Congresswoman Says Capitol Hill Harassment Isn’t Being Taken Seriously“I don’t have time for meetings that aren’t real.”
  14. denial
    Congressman Denies Settling Sexual-Harassment ComplaintJohn Conyers said he’s been looking at allegations “with amazement,” but a former staffer says his office reportedly paid her to settle a complaint.
  15. sexual harassment
    Congresswoman Says Former Congressman Tried to Pin Her Down and Kiss HerColorado representative Diana DeGette says she was assaulted by former California representative Bob Filner.
  16. sexual harassment
    Former Senator Barbara Boxer Recalls the Time She Was Humiliated on Capitol Hill“Luckily, I’m a strong person.”
  17. behind closed doors
    The Strange Place Capitol Hill Women Avoid Going With Male ColleaguesBeware the “members only” elevators.
  18. power
    Women Say Sexual Harassment Is an ‘Occupational Hazard’ in CongressThey shared their stories with the New York Times ahead of a hearing about harassment on Capitol Hill.
  19. capitol hill
    Anti-Sexual-Harassment Training Is Now Mandatory for Senators and AidesBaby steps.
  20. politics
    Congresswoman in Sleeveless Dress Comments on Capitol Hill Dress CodeShe gave a speech on the House floor while wearing a sleeveless dress and open-toed shoes.
  21. politics
    Women Must Follow This Strict Dress Code Rule in Parts of CongressFemale reporters have gotten in trouble for not complying with the dress code.
  22. true crime
    The Feds Bust D.C. DVD Bootlegging RingThe only DVD-related news you’ll read today.
  23. capitol hill
    House GOP May Go After Democrats for Staging Gun-Control Sit-in Speaker Paul Ryan is also meeting with the leaders of the sit-in, Democrats John Lewis and John Larson. 
  24. capitol hill
    Senate Staffers Were Still Using BlackberriesIt’s probably a good time to shut down their MySpace pages, too.
  25. photo op
    See the Lights Go Out on Capitol HillWell, most of them.
  26. the third terminator
    Mayor Bloomberg Had a Trying Day in WashingtonHe toured Capitol Hill to ask for disaster aid.
  27. trayvon martin
    Trayvon’s Mother Tries to Trademark Protest PhrasesLegions of online hawkers are cashing in.
  28. boehner wept
    Boehner Becomes Speaker of the House, CriesJohn Boehner is now officially second in line for the presidency.
  29. congressapalooza
    Pelosi Will Give the Gavel Back, EventuallyHey, no rush.
  30. in other news
    Watch Out D.C. Dailies, Bloomberg News Is Coming For YouThe company plans to bring its financial technology to Capitol Hill.
  31. office dramedy
    ‘You Should be VERY Careful About Such Things. People Like to Brag About Their Connections in D.C.’In which we are entertained by a vigorous e-mail exchange between two administrative aides on the Hill.