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June 28, 2018 Press Release

On June 28, 2018, in the atrium of the Hart Senate Office Building, United States Capitol Police charged approximately 575 individuals with unlawfully demonstrating.  They were charged with D.C. Code §22-1307, Crowding, Obstructing, or Incommoding.  They were processed on the scene and released that evening.  

June 26, 2018 Press Release
On Wednesday, July 4, 2018, the 38th annual “A Capitol Fourth” Concert, celebrating America’s Independence Day, will air live from the West Front of the United States Capitol.
The concert begins at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4, and gates will open to the public at 3 p.m.  
May 21, 2018 Press Release
On Sunday, May 27, 2018, the annual National Memorial Day Concert will be broadcast live from the West Front of the United States Capitol.  The event honors the military service of all women and men in uniform, their families, and those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.