Dome ready for next step in repair

Members of the media gather for a news conference on the roof of the Capitol Building in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, to announce the completion of the scaffolding and the start of the repairs for the Capitol Dome Restoration Project. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)WASHINGTON (AP) — Sheathed in scaffolding, the Capitol Dome looks less like a soaring symbol of American democracy these days than it does some giant Erector Set shining in the sun.

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