Urgent: Color from inside the Capitol
Per Pergram-Capitol Hill
A variety of lawmakers are shuttling around the Capitol right now with family, spouses, guests, getting ready to go outside.
I’ve spotted Reps. Joaquin Castro (D-TX), Frank Pallone (D-NJ), Gene Green (D-TX) and Beto O’Rourke (D-TX).
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) was in the Rotunda a bit ago for an interview.
Eva Longoria, who hosted the Latino Inaugural Ball at the Kennedy Center last night, was walking around the Capitol Crypt below the Rotunda. She posed for a picture in the middle of the crypt, the point where the four points of Washington, DC’s quadrants originate.
Colleague Kara Rowland reports all major Congressional leaders just left in a police motorcade down Pennsylvania Avenue for the White House…to escort the president back.
Senior Producer for Capitol Hill