A jet takes off from Reagan National Airport, near the Capitol. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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The Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River in Mount Vernon, Wash., collapsed last week. Elaine Thompson/AP hide caption

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Chris Crane, president of the union that represents deportation agents, officers and employees of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee in April. Crane has been a vocal opponent of the proposed immigration overhaul. Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times/Landov hide caption

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Outgoing acting Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Steve Miller (right) and Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration J. Russell George are sworn before a full House Ways and Means Committee hearing Friday. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The exterior of the Internal Revenue Service building in Washington. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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A screengrab from Brittany Anne Devasure's winning Project Yellow Light video, aimed at discouraging distracted driving. YouTube hide caption

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Some Democrats want to amend the immigration bill before the Senate to allow foreign-born same-sex spouses of Americans to qualify for green cards. Jason Reed/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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First responders aid injured people at the finish line of the Boston Marathon after the bombing on April 15. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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A sign on I-93 alerts motorists that Boston is under a "shelter in place" order Friday. Elise Amendola/AP hide caption

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Drivers travel on Interstate 495, the Capital Beltway, near Tysons Corner in Fairfax County, Va., in November, just days before the opening of four new express lanes. Virginia is among 19 states that have approved or are considering legislation to increase transportation funding, according to Transportation for America. Cliff Owen/AP hide caption

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The Federal Bureau of Investigation headquarters in Washington, just blocks from the White House, has long been the government building everyone loves to hate. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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