Anthony Brown

Congress observes moment of silence on House floor for Capital Gazette shooting victims

Congress observes moment of silence on House floor for Capital Gazette shooting victims

Congress paused for a moment of silence this afternoon to honor the victims of the June 28 shooting at the Capital Gazette’s Annapolis newsroom.

U.S. Rep. Anthony G. Brown led the remembrance with other members of the Maryland House delegation.

“Today we honor the enduring courage of the of The Capital Gazette staff,” Brown said. “Their dedication and service to their readers, and their commitment to a vibrant free press, are a tribute to their profession and professionalism, and to the resilience of the Annapolis community.”

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