Pelosi defends decision to add House Democratic women to photo.
(Bill O'Leary / The Washington Post)
David A. Fahrenthold
A few words and a handshake on national TV can pay off back home for House members willing to sit awhile.
A group of 29 House members is urging House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) not to end the House Page Program, which is set to conclude at the end of the month.
Lawmakers will discuss the secret service scandal and photos service members posing with dead Taliban fighters
(John McDonnell / THE WASHINGTON POST)
Monica Hesse and Dan Zak
Our fearless reporters compete for the most points in a race through Saturday’s inaugural galas.