You should see the cortile! (James M Thresher/TWP)

In other news:

Eric Cantor (R-Va.) is “willing to work with the District toward its goal of budget autonomy” but wants city leaders to show “flexibility” (Post editorial)

Initiative backers get ready to collect signatures to ban corporate campaign contributions (D.C. Wire)

Twenty-four-hour residential parking restrictions proposed for some Logan Circle blocks (DCist)

Georgetown U. president tells Rush Limbaugh what’s up (Vox Populi)

A Costco at last (Post)