This week in Washington (62 images)

Trump administration officials honor Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a wreath-laying ceremony, Ivanka Trump hosts a panel on "Conversations with the Women of America," and former senator Bob Dole is honored with a Congressional medal of honor the week of January 15, 2018, in Washington, D.C.
Updated: Jan. 19, 2018 at 4:32 PM
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Hispanic Federation President Jose Calderon makes remarks before pro-immigration demonstrators, supporting the so-called "Dreamers", as they rally outside the U.S. Capitol on Friday. A government shutdown looms at midnight, as Democrats demand immigration reform as part of a spending deal and Republicans resist. Photo by Mike Theiler/UPI
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Pro-immigration demonstrators, supporting the so-called "Dreamers", rally outside the U.S. Capitol on Friday. Photo by Mike Theiler/UPI
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Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California arrives, passing a graphic with a positive quote from President Trump regarding a government shutdown on Friday. Photo by Mike Theiler/UPI
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Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California makes remarks with fellow Democrats, next to a graphic with a positive quote from President Trump regarding a government shutdown on Friday. Photo by Mike Theiler/UPI
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Mick Mulvaney (C), Director of the Office of Management and Budget, leaves the White House to talk to reporters on a possible government shutdown on Friday. Mulvaney said the chances of a government shutdown are "50-50." Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, second left, walks to the Senate floor to gavel the body open for business on Friday. A government shutdown looms at midnight, as Democrats demand immigration reform as part of a spending deal and Republicans resist. Photo by Mike Theiler/UPI
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Demonstrators holding a March for Life banner walk in front of the Supreme Court of the United States during the 45th Anuual March for Life in Friday. Photo by Leigh Vogel/UPI
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