Here’s what the Loop’s reading Monday morning:
Sorry, Dad — Mitt Romney has plans to nix the agency his father once led. The former Massachusetts governor said at a private fundraiser that he would eliminate some agencies and combine others — and he singled out Housing and Urban Development — which his father once headed — for elimination, our colleague Rachel Weiner reports.
No scrunchie required — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton let her hair down in Colombia, according to some pics snapped at a Cartagena bar.
Will work for... — Here’s an interesting Romney flashback in which the candidate has a different definition of stay-at-home moms than his more recent one, courtesy of our colleague Ezra Klein.
Dome builders — And in honor of Emancipation Day, here’s a fascinating photo gallery about the building of the Capitol Dome and the role of slave labor.