Senate And House Leaders Attend Opening Ceremony For Capitol Vistor Ce

In This Photo: Mitch McConnell
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) makes remarks in front of a model of the Statue of Freedom at the opening ceremony for the new U.S. Capitol Visitor Center on December 2, 2008 in Washington, DC. The 580,000 square foot facility is located completely underground, beneath the Capitol's East Front.
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