U.S. Representative Ed Royce

39th District of California
 

A 'crazy' time of year in D.C. by Cathy Taylor for the Orange County Register

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Washington, Aug 2, 2013 | comments
Capitol Hill on Thursday felt like a household about to go on an extended vacation – it was a frenzy of activity as Congress members rushed to get as much done as possible before their five-week break begins Monday. There were bills to vote on, to introduce, and to shelve until after recess. There was a lighthearted goodbye party, and a serious exhibition.
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Capitol Hill on Thursday felt like a household about to go on an extended vacation – it was a frenzy of activity as Congress members rushed to get as much done as possible before their five-week break begins Monday. There were bills to vote on, to introduce, and to shelve until after recess. There was a lighthearted goodbye party, and a serious exhibition.

"It's always crazy here, but this time of year, especially," said Rep. Ed Royce, R-Fullerton, as he stepped away from a Thursday morning hearing.

And so the Register Washington Bureau captured a few of the moments from the Orange County delegation that reflect the controlled mayhem of the week.

Read the full story here: http://www.ocregister.com/articles/house-519362-thursday-bill.html
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