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Capitol 'moment of silence' held for COVID deaths

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House and Senate leaders led a moment of silence on the steps of the U.S. Capitol to remember the 500,000 U.S. lives lost to the coronavirus pandemic. (Feb. 23)

Video Transcript

- Ladies and gentlemen, please join Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy, House Chaplain Margaret Kibben and Senate Chaplain Dr. Barry Black in a moment of silence in remembrance of the more than 500,000 lives lost to the COVID-19 virus