Blame It On The Rain: House Departs For August Recess
Blame It on the Rain: House Departs for August Recess
While the Senate is scheduled to stay on in Washington for at least another few days to take care of legislative business, House lawmakers on Friday finished up their final votes ahead of the summer recess.
And it was just in time, too, as heavy downpours hit the nation’s capital, with a D.C. area flash flood watch in effect through Saturday afternoon.
Here is a look at the day in pictures:
Tourists at the Capitol seek shelter during a torrential downpour in Washington on Friday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)Tourists at the Capitol seek shelter during a …