Speed Reads


Massachusetts congressman slinks into House hearing in an Eagles helmet

Rep. Mike Capuano (D) is a Massachusettsan to the bone — before representing the state's 7th district, he was mayor of Somerville, the same town he was born in. That just makes his attire on the Tuesday after the Super Bowl all the more conspicuous:

Someone lost a bet — to Rep. Bob Brady (D) of Pennsylvania.