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C. C. C. C. C. C. C. C. C. C. C. C. They are powerful, steadfast symbols of the stability and strength of the nation. But the city that revolves around this axis is in a constant state of change, lived on a more human scale. … …is obsessed with politics. C. in ways not seen in years. Yet Democrats were trounced at the polls in 2010, sending partial control of Congress back to the Republicans and tempering some of the early enthusiasm generated by Obama. Also frustrating many residents, legislation granting the District a vote on Capitol Hill was passed by the Senate in 2009, but sputtered in the House—meaning Washington’s unofficial motto, “Taxation without Representation,” doesn’t appear ready to change anytime soon.

In summer, folk, pop, and rock bands perform on Monday and Thursday nights atop Fort Reno Park. You can also hear jazz in the National Gallery of Art’s sculpture garden on Friday evenings in summer—a diversion enormously popular among locals, so get there early if you want to secure some lawn space. The Carter Barron Amphitheatre in Rock Creek Park hosts a series of free shows and concerts throughout spring and summer, with tickets distributed at the facility’s box office the day of the events.

This tiny rain forest is a good place to rest when Washington’s summer heat is at its most oppressive. A Monumental Stroll At this point you probably want to make the choice between monuments and government buildings. ’s monuments and memorials. Heading east, you can’t miss the Washington Monument. The elegant obelisk built in memory of George Washington dominates the skyline. If you want to go to the top, go early to the nearby visitor center to reserve free timed tickets. To the west, see the World War II Memorial and continue along the Reflecting Pool, with the imposing Lincoln Memorial dominating the view ahead of you.

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