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Press Releases

Herndon, VA (July 7, 2014) —Volkswagen Group of America (VWGoA) , Inc. volunteered more than 250 hours of service today to help clean up the...

Campaign News

Hannah Hess
08/25/14 | Roll Call
The National Mall is getting a new face this fall, composed of approximately 2,000 tons of sand, 800 tons of soil, 10,000 wooden pegs and...
Jessica Contrera
08/19/14 | Washington Post
Come October, the view from the top of the Washington Monument is going to be staring back at you.
From the ground...

National Mall News

By Philip Kennicott
08/08/14 | Washington Post
By 1982, when the Vietnam Veterans Memorial opened on the National Mall, something had shifted in the way we remember our wars. A national...
Thomas Luebke
08/01/14 | Washington Post
The writer is secretary of the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts.
There has been much discussion about the...