Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Old News

Here are some photos from Washington, DC after last year's election. Seeing as it took me 7 months to decide whether or not to blog them, I was hesitant to post them. They're no longer newsworthy, but hopefully these photos are good for something.


Campaign signs were placed outside a polling place at Hanover County Fire Dept. Station 4 in Doswell, Va. on election day, Tuesday, November 6, 2012. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times




President Barack Obama signs H.R. 6156, the Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act., into law in the Oval Office at the White House on Friday, December 14, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times

President Barack Obama wipes away tears while delivering remarks at the White House in response to a school shooting in Newtown, Conn. that left 27 people dead, 18 of them schoolchildren, on Friday, December 14, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times

A U.S. Capitol Police officer hands an M4 assault rifle to another officer on the steps of the U.S. Senate on the first day of the 113th Congress on Capitol Hill on Thursday, January 3, 2013 in Washington, D.C. The M4 is the select-fire fully automatic cousin to the civilian semi-automatic AR-15 and is available to military and law enforcement agencies. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times.

President Barack Obama announces John O. Brennan as the next C.I.A. Director during an announcement in the East Room of the White House on Monday, January 7, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times.

A supporter holds up an iPhone as President Barack Obama delivers remarks at an inaugural reception at the National Building Museum on the eve of the 57th Inaugural on Sunday, January 20, 2013 in Arlington, Va. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times.














Time slips away as the "fiscal cliff" looms at the White House on New Years Eve, Monday, December 31, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times.

A new "Taxation Without Representation" license plate is seen on a Secret Service limousine in President Barack Obama's motorcade on the National Day of Service on Saturday, January 19, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times.














A reflection of the U.S. Capitol dome ripples in the reflecting pool on the national mall as crews construct the stand for the 2013 inauguration on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times


House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) walks to speak with reporters about news regarding fiscal cliff negotiations on Capitol Hill Thursday, December 13, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times


New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg stands for a portrait near Gilman Hall on the Homewood Campus of his alma mater Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md. on Monday, January 14, 2013. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times.


The family of U.S. Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer 3 Gary L. Stouffer mourns as a U.S. Marine Corps honor guard removes his flag draped coffin from a U.S. Army caisson during his burial service at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, December 7, 2012 in Arlington, Va. Stouffer was killed when a freight train hit a parade float he was riding on in Midland, Tex. in November. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times

Outgoing Securities Exchange Commission Chairman Mary Schapiro at the SEC Headquarters in Washington, D.C. on Monday, November 26, 2012. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times

A truncated quote by Martin Luther King Jr. is seen inscribed on the National Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. before being removed by the National Park Service on Wednesday, December 12, 2012. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times

A Washington fan is seen during the Washington Redskins' home game against the New York Giants at FedEx Field on Monday, December 3, 2012 in Landover, Md. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times

A Redskins cheerleader fixes her makeup during the second half of the Washington Redskins' home game against the New York Giants at FedEx Field on Monday, December 3, 2012 in Landover, Md. The Redskins beat the Giants 17-16. Luke Sharrett for The New York Times

Thanks for looking!

**Photos copyright Luke Sharrett and The New York Times**




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