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February 5, 2016

Congressional Hits and Misses: Week of Feb. 1, 2016

Martin Shkreli is featured in this week's edition of Congressional Hits and Misses. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Martin Shkreli is featured in this week’s edition of Congressional Hits and Misses. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Lawmakers spent the week ashamed of their ties, reflecting on Blockbuster and repeating Groundhog Day.

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February 3, 2016

Office Space: Bob Casey’s Presidential Suite

Casey is Roll Call's guest on Office Space this week. (Douglas Graham/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Casey is Roll Call’s guest on Office Space this week. (Douglas Graham/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

In this week’s edition of Office Space, Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., shows off his office’s historical ties and explains his collection of Pittsburgh Steelers memorabilia.

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January 29, 2016

Congressional Hits and Misses: Week of Jan. 25, 2016

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid speaks with Sen. Chuck Schumer in the basement of the U.S. Capitol in December. (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid speaks with Sen. Chuck Schumer in the basement of the U.S. Capitol in December. (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

The Senate spent a week shortened by snow slapping podiums, retracting poor jokes and inhaling blackberries.

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January 27, 2016

Office Space: Don Young’s Alaskan Tundra

Young is Roll Call's guest on Office Space this week. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Young is Roll Call’s guest on Office Space this week. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

In this week’s edition of Office Space, Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, recalls fake bear hunts, evaluates past presidents and shows off his walrus penis gavel.

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January 22, 2016

Congressional Hits and Misses: Week of Jan. 18, 2016

Sen. Dan Coats returns to his "Waste of the Week" in this week's Hits and Misses. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Sen. Dan Coats returns to his “Waste of the Week” in this week’s Hits and Misses. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Facing a shortened week and a massive snow storm, senators spent the week deep in thought on drones, rabbit massages and hungry cats.

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January 20, 2016

Office Space: Rodney Davis’ Illinois Campus

Davis jokes with members walking down the House steps in September. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Davis jokes with members walking down the House steps in September. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

In this week’s edition of Office Space, Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Ill., walks CQ Roll Call through his collection of college pennants, shows off highlights from Roll Call’s Congressional Baseball Game and humblebrags about his “wolf pack” trophy.

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January 15, 2016

Congressional Hits and Misses: Week of Jan. 11, 2016

Vice President Joe Biden leans in to kiss former Rep. Gabby Giffords, D-Ariz., before President Barack Obama's final State of the Union address. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. leans in to kiss former Rep. Gabby Giffords, D-Ariz., before President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

Despite a shortened week, lawmakers still found time to display liquid nicotine, giggle repeatedly and flub Heisman winners.

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January 13, 2016

Office Space: Chuck Grassley’s Iowa Farm

Grassley is interviewed in his Hart Building office, Jan. 21, 2015. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Grassley is interviewed in his Hart Building office, Jan. 21, 2015. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

In this week’s edition of Office Space, Sen. Charles E. Grassley, R-Iowa, shows off his farming roots and his affinity for recycling.

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January 8, 2016

Rubio, Ellison on ‘Roske on Politics’ This Week

Coming up on this Sunday’s “Roske on Politics,” Rep. Keith Ellison tells Brent Roske that he’s a supporting Sen. Bernard Sanders for president because he has been “the most consistent supporter of the American working family.” Roske also speaks with Sanders’ Iowa State Robert Becker, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Pat Weiler, CEO of Weiler Manufacturing.

Check out the new episode at 11 a.m. on WHAG, NBC-Hagerstown, right after “Meet the Press.”

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Congressional Hits and Misses: Week of Jan. 4, 2016

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi talks with Minority Whip Steny Hoyer after a signing ceremony. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi talks with Minority Whip Steny Hoyer after a signing ceremony. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Lawmakers kicked off the new year with nachos, green beans and crabs, while saving time for some recreational swimming.

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January 6, 2016

Office Space: Bill Pascrell’s Paterson Park

Pascrell is poured a sample glass from Opus One Winery in Oakville, Calif., last year. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Pascrell is poured a sample glass from Opus One Winery in Oakville, Calif., last year. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

In this week’s edition of Office Space, Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr., D-N.J., recalls his baseball glory days, explains his Italian knighthood and shows off his cigar collection.

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January 1, 2016

Congressional Hits and Misses: Best of 2015

Congressional leaders attend a ceremony honoring the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War in July. (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Congressional leaders attend a ceremony honoring the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War in July. (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

From throwing snowballs to threatening constituents to quoting Taylor Swift, Roll Call presents the year’s best moments from Capitol Hill you just had to see one more time.

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December 30, 2015

Office Space: Dave Reichert’s Washington Precinct

Reichert speaks with CQ Roll Call in his Longworth House Office in July. (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Reichert dished about his office, including tokens from his time as sheriff. (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

In this week’s edition of Office Space, Rep. Dave Reichert, R-Wash., recalls his time as King County sheriff, his love of James Brown and the time he recovered Nancy Pelosi’s missing shoe.

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December 28, 2015

Ted Lieu Introduces Himself

Hello! Is is Lieu you're looking for? (Tom Wiliams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Hello! Is it Lieu you’re looking for? (Tom Wiliams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

HOH pays tribute to the freshman Democrat who needs no introduction.

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December 24, 2015

Congressional Hits and Misses: Best of the Rules Committee

UNITED STATES - NOVEMBER 2 - Chairman Pete Sessions, R-Texas, speaks during a House Rules Committee meeting on "Developing a Reliable and Innovative Vision for the Economy (DRIVE) Act" on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, November 2, 2015. (Photo By Al Drago/CQ Roll Call)

Sessions likes to thank the committee’s “awesome stenographers.” (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

HOH pays tribute to the House Rules Committee and its proclivity for tangents, broken microphones and heaping praise on its “awesome stenographers.”

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