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Rep. Greg Landsman, D-Ohio, seen here in the Library of Congress in January, says "there are two ways in politics to approach faith."

This tattoo reminds Rep. Greg Landsman of his faith (and his first job in politics)

Rep. Juan Ciscomani first came to the Capitol as an intern 20 years ago. “I was just so proud, and my mom was so proud of me. Here’s an immigrant family, and now the son is interning on the Hill,” he recalls.

From green card to green pin: Rep. Juan Ciscomani sees ‘full-circle moments’ 

Then-Sen. Connie Mack III, R-Fla., left, and Rep. Aaron Bean, R-Fla., from Bean's time as a staffer.

Florida Rep. Bean, who moonlighted as perfume salesman, returns to Hill as member

Rep. Morgan McGarvey, D-Ky.

McGarvey went from ‘flying blind’ as a staffer to a climate warrior in Congress

Rep. Erin Houchin speaks to Roll Call in her office in Washington on Feb. 8.

‘Not all bosses are created equally’: Houchin remembers Coats as among the best

State Sen. Jennifer McClellan, D-Va., won a special election Tuesday for the remainder of the late Rep. A Donald McEachin's term representing Virginia's 4th District.

‘Pragmatic progressive’ to be Virginia’s first Black woman in Congress

Freshman Rep. Gabe Vasquez once worked as a field rep for Sen. Martin Heinrich.

What ‘conservation’ means to Rep. Gabe Vasquez

Democratic counsel Dan Goldman, left, confers with House Intelligence Chair Adam Schiff ahead of an impeachment hearing in November 2019. Goldman is among the former congressional staffers who will return to the Hill next year as elected members.

Familiar faces of the next Congress: These former staffers will be back as members

Interning back in the 1980s “really was one of those life-changing moments,” says Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, D-Del., seen here at the Capitol in 2019.

‘I had my son on my hip’: How this congresswoman landed her first internship

Mary Peltola

Peltola wins Alaska special election to fill Young’s House seat

Democrat Pat Ryan won the special election in New York's 19th District on Tuesday.

Democrat Pat Ryan wins closely watched New York special election

Republican Brad Finstad won the special election Tuesday in Minnsota's 1st District to serve the remainder of the late Rep. Jim Hagedorn's term.

Farmer and ex-legislator Finstad declared winner of Hagedorn seat

“I credit my internship in ’89 with ultimately bringing me back to Congress,” says Rep. Dean Phillips.

He went from intern softball to the Congressional Baseball Game

Rep. Bill Huizenga walks down the House steps of the Capitol after a vote in April. The Michigan Republican worked for Pete Hoekstra in the 1990s.

What Rep. Bill Huizenga learned from his 1990s cellphone

Vote signs point to the entrance for the temporary Clark County early voting location at Arroyo Market Square in Las Vegas, Nev., on May 28.

Key results from Tuesday’s primaries and special election

Texas congressional candidate Mayra Flores participates in a news conference to announce the formation of the Hispanic Leadership Trust at Republican National Committee headquarters on May 17.

Republican flips Texas House seat Vela won by 13 points in 2020

“I do think there is growing support for reform … but there is also strong resistance to change,” says Rep. Angie Craig.

No first-class tickets for Congress, says Angie Craig

Former Tulare County supervisor and State Assembly Minority Leader Connie Conway won Tuesday's special election runoff to represent the 22nd District until January.

House special election winner Conway OK with being short-timer

Rep. Sylvia Garcia has seen her home state lead efforts to roll back abortion rights, but she still believes in Texas’ “independent thinkers.” Above, Garcia, third from right, and several other lawmakers attend a rally at the Supreme Court in 2020.

Don’t call us ‘crazy Texans,’ says Rep. Sylvia Garcia

Incumbents facing noteworthy primary challenges on Tuesday include, from left, Republican Reps. David Valadao and Young Kim of California and Democratic Rep. Donald M. Payne Jr. of New Jersey.

Seven questions about Tuesday’s primaries in seven states

As Rep. Peter DeFazio prepares to leave the Capitol behind for good, he looks back at his earliest memories of working in Washington.

It’s ‘back to the forest’ for Rep. Peter DeFazio