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Look what she made them do: Rumored Taylor Swift visit leads Capitol Hill interns, media on frantic search

They knew she was trouble before she even walked in.

Several Congressional interns and pages, as well as members of the press corps, were prowling the halls of Capitol Hill in packs on Wednesday, hoping to catch a climpse of superstar Taylor Swift.

The hysteria owes to a rumor that Swift would visit the Capitol complex sometime in the late afternoon. She appeared at a concert in suburban Washington, D.C., at FedExField in Maryland on Tuesday night, and is expected to perform there again on Wednesday.

“With Twitter a flutter Taylor Swift is coming to Capitol Hill all work has stopped as interns and young staff go on the hunt,” wrote Daily Mail reporter¬†Emily Goodin on Twitter. She noted that the interns were nonplussed by Jane Fonda’s appearance in a Senate office building, but their hearts were clearly set on…

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