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UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 27: Local and national television news trucks stand ready for live broadcasts at the base of the Washington Monument as a worker installs rigging at the top of the Washington Monument on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011, so that a team of rappelling engineers can inspect the landmark for damage caused by the 5.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the DC area in August. (Photo By Bill Clark/Roll Call)

UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 27: Local and national television news trucks stand ready for live broadcasts at the base of the Washington Monument as a worker installs rigging at the top of the Washington Monument on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011, so that a team of rappelling engineers can inspect the landmark for damage caused by the 5.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the DC area in August. (Photo By Bill Clark/Roll Call)

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