The Capitol flies the U.S. flag at half-staff in honor of late Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the House Oversight and Accountability Committee holds its first hearing on an impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden and Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy holds meetings amid a looming government shutdown among the highlights of this week in Washington.
The U.S. flag flies at half-staff above the Capitol in honor of late Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., on Friday. Feinstein, the longest serving female U.S. senator, died at the age of 90. Photo by Bonnie Cash/UPI
Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., leaves his office in the Hart Senate Office Building at the Capitol on Thursday. Menendez addressed Senate Democrats in a caucus meeting one day after being arraigned on federal bribery charges in New York City. Photo by Bonnie Cash/UPI