This article has been revised to reflect the following correction: An earlier version of this article misstated where Representative Scott Tipton spent $21,000, according to spending data from the F.E.C.
The Lincoln Memorial isn’t the only Washington, D.C. icon to undergo an expensive face lift. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (the USA’s national cultural center) recently debuted its
Smithsonian head Lonnie Bunch on what it took to make the National Museum of African American History and Cult
More than 16 years ago, when Lonnie G. Bunch III was heading the Chicago Historical Society, the oral historian Studs Terkel introduced him to Mamie Till-Mobley, the mother of Emmett Till. “We were supposed