Washington Times ·

Members of Congress will trade in the drab gray and black suits for blue and white checks on Wednesday for National Seersucker Day. Rep. Bill Cassidy, Louisiana Republican, announced Monday that National Seersucker Day would officially be reinstated, with members invited to take a picture in their summertime best following the first votes of the day on Wednesday. "The lightweight cotton fabric with its signature 'pucker' has provided comfortable fashion ware during the hot summer months," Mr.