Luxe Congressional Visitor Center Almost Ready

It seems that while Americans nationwide were building enormous houses they couldn't afford, their lawmakers caught the same bug and were nearly doubling the size of the Capitol building -- with $621 million in taxpayer dollars. Construction on the Congressional Visitors Center was begun after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks to improve security in the Capitol, moving the public entrance 100 yards away from the building itself and putting it underground. The"CVC was supposed to be completed in...Full Story
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