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January 23, 2015
Members spent a short week in Congress learning about drones, women’s health and the difference between one trillion and one thousand billion.
During Tuesday’s State of the Union address, it often wasn’t about how many times Speaker John A. Boehner clapped, so much as how he clapped. HOH is here to document the many styles of the Boehner clap.
January 19, 2015
Even with party retreats this week, members still found time to recognize children born outside of marriage, debate NFL rules and bake cookies in the House chamber.
January 9, 2015
Lawmakers kicked off 2015 lobbying for 7-Elevens, sparing grandmas from purgatory and taking their talents to South Beach.
December 31, 2014
From food to Janet Jackson and mic drops to outer space, Heard on the Hill presents the best gaffes, insults and soundbites from Capitol Hill you just had to see one more time.
December 19, 2014
Before leaving for the holidays, lawmakers paid tribute to one another, recalling “spawned” marriages while thanking their “awful” staff.
December 15, 2014
With holiday jet fumes in the air, Congress spent its final full week of 2014 on “The Colbert Report,” strategizing for bar fights and telling their favorite Dick Cheney quail hunting stories.
December 8, 2014
Congress kicked off the final month of the year brining turkeys, plugging favorite movies and crying on the House floor.
November 24, 2014
With Thanksgiving right around the corner, members spent the week discussing dirty oil, political ads and “dumb-ass liberals.”
November 14, 2014
Despite the short work week, members still managed to discuss airbags, baseball and Mitch McConnell’s age while dressed in madras.
October 24, 2014
With less than two weeks until Election Day, HOH’s tribute to members continues this week with Rep. Peter A. DeFazio, who pays homage to the Cuyahoga River, analyzes sheep journals and shows off his favorite tie.
October 17, 2014
As election season rolls on, Heard on the Hill pays tribute to Rep. Don Young, the self-described “alpha wolf” of Alaska politics who loves cranes, beanies and the Anchorage Daily News.
October 3, 2014
Heard on the Hill continues its salute to members this week focusing on the Texas Rules Committee chairman and his love for America, microphones and cleavers.
September 26, 2014
With Congress out until after the midterms, Heard on the Hill kicks off election season by saluting the members who go the extra mile to make Capitol Hill such a unique place to work.
This week, Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., teaches us about outer space, drywall and how to win a football game.
September 19, 2014
With Congress set to leave for seven weeks, members spent their final work week forgetting names, talking baseball and discussing the bad food at their uncle’s house.