30th anniversary: Gala marks success of The Washington Times

More than 600 guests packed the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C., Tuesday evening for a gala to mark the 30th anniversary of the founding of The Washington Times newspaper.

Former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld (right) holds his hand over his heart during the Pledge of Allegiance at the evening banquet as part of the 30th anniversary celebration of The Washington Times at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

Former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld (right) holds his hand over his heart during the Pledge of Allegiance at the evening banquet as part of the 30th anniversary celebration of The Washington Times at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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