Plaque Unveiling for Slave Laborers in Construction of U.S. Capitol
Members of Congress participated in an unveiling ceremony for plaques to recognize the contributions of enslaved African Americans in the construction of the United States Capitol.
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People in this video
- Daniel P. Coughlin Chaplain U.S. House of Representatives
- John Lewis U.S. Representative [D] Georgia
- Blanche Lambert Lincoln U.S. Senator [D] Arkansas
- Mitch McConnell Jr. U.S. Senator [R] Kentucky
- Nancy Pelosi U.S. Representative [D] California
- Harry Reid U.S. Senator [D] Nevada
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