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By the numbers: The People's Tree arrives at the Capitol

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A modest crowd gathered on the west lawn of the Capitol Monday morning to receive the 2012 U.S. Capitol Christmas tree, a 73-foot Engelmann Spruce from White River National Forest in Colorado. The forest's wildlife biologist Natasha Goedert was on the scene after making the trek with the tree to share some information on the spruce. This year's tree, by the numbers: 10: Number of trees in the...

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