I had the pleasure of photographing two events during Pope Francis’ visit to Washington, D.C. for Bloomberg News. First was the parade around the Ellipse following his visit to the White House and then I covered his address to a joint meeting of Congress. The Pope called for Americans to do more to fight poverty, […]
Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) brought his populist message to Northern Virginia on Monday September 14, 2015 where he spoke to a crowd of about 2000 at the Prince William County Fairgrounds in Manassas, Va. Sanders, the self-described democratic socialist talked about an economy that he sees as rigged against working people and […]
Secretary of State John Kerry appeared before a skeptical panel of senators during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing about the Iran nuclear deal on Thursday July 23, 2015. The hearing was part of the agreement’s 60-day congressional review period that I was covering on assignment for United Press International. Kerry was accused of being […]
I first met Brittany Jacobs and her son Christian at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day 2012. I had just made some images of her as she held her son tightly and wept at her husband’s headstone. It was their first Memorial Day visit to the gravesite since Sgt. Christopher J. Jacobs, 29, of Alcona, […]
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Shooting on Capitol Hill can be a bit repetitive. Every week there are the same old press conferences and hearings. For instance, every week that Congress is in session, the House Republican Conference has an hour meeting in the basement of the Capitol. After that meeting, the Speaker of the House, members of the leadership […]