Capitol Lens: A Contrast in Countenance

Posted February 7, 2012 at 5:25pm

Sometimes, news photographs come together just because the subject happens to stand in the right place at the right time. Speaker John Boehner’s serious expression as he listens to House Majority Leader Eric Cantor talk with reporters Tuesday at the Capitol Hill Club provides a counterpoint to the smiling portrait of President Ronald Reagan, who would have celebrated his 101st birthday Monday.