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  • Congressional Celebration of Lincolns 200th Birthday
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    Congressional Celebration of Lincoln's 200th Birthday

    President Obama and congressional leaders gathered in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda for a ceremony marking the 200th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s birthday. in his remarks, President Obama said he felt…

  • Ronald Reagan Statue Unveiling
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    Ronald Reagan Statue Unveiling

    The Ronald Reagan statue was unveiled as part of the National Statuary Hall Collection, which is comprised of statues donated by individual states to honor notable women and men from each state’s…

  • September 11 Pentagon Memorial Dedication
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    September 11 Pentagon Memorial Dedication

    President Bush was joined by Defense Department officials and members of the Cabinet to dedicate a memorial to the victims of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the Pentagon. Following the…

  • 60th Anniversary of the Integration of the Armed Forces
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    60th Anniversary of the Integration of the Armed Forces

    Following the invocation and the Presentation of the Colors, Congressional leaders and dignitaries commemorated President Truman’s executive order 60 years ago that marked the beginning of racial…

  • Life and Work of Constantino Brumidi
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    Life and Work of Constantino Brumidi

    Congressional leaders of both parties commemorated the 200th anniversary of the birth of Constantino Brumidi and praised his art. Brumidi, called the “capitol painter,” was best known for…

  • 75th Anniversary of the Veterans Administration
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    75th Anniversary of the Veterans Administration

    The Department of Veterans Affairs marked the 75th anniversary of the Veterans Administration with an event in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. The ceremony began with the Presentation of the…

  • American Patriot Award Gala
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    American Patriot Award Gala

    The National Defense University Foundation President Charles Link presented the American Patriot Award to Senators Inouye and Stevens at the Ronald Reagan International Trade Center. They were honored…

  • Sarah Winnemucca Statue Dedication
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    Sarah Winnemucca Statue Dedication

    Representative Gibbons will serve as master of ceremony as a statue of Sarah Winnemucca is installed in Statuary Hall as Nevada’s second statue. It will be the 99th statue in the hall and…

  • March on Washington 40th Anniversary
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    March on Washington 40th Anniversary

    A ceremony was held to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the March on Washington in the U.S. Capitol’s Statuary Hall with speeches by many dignitaries. The event included music and Martin Luther King’s…

  • Vice President Bust Dedication
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    Vice President Bust Dedication

    Former Vice President Quayle was honored for his service as Senate president. Vice President Cheney and former President George H.W. Bush helped unveil a bust of Vice President Quayle. The…