News & Politics

Photos: Scenes From Around the White House Last Night

Watching, waiting, and dancing to Whitney Houston.

Photo by Evy Mages

As the agonizingly slow vote count continues in key states across the country, people have flocked to downtown DC near the White House to watch returns and find community. Washingtonian photographer Evy Mages was out on the scene last night—here’s some of what she saw.

Photo by Evy Mages
Photo by Evy Mages
Photo by Evy Mages
Photo by Evy Mages
Photo by Evy Mages
Photo by Evy Mages
Photo by Evy Mages
Photo by Evy Mages
Photo by Evy Mages

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Jane Recker
Assistant Editor

Jane is a Chicago transplant who now calls Cleveland Park her home. Before joining Washingtonian, she wrote for Smithsonian Magazine and the Chicago Sun-Times. She is a graduate of Northwestern University, where she studied journalism and opera.