Majority Leader Mitch McConnell paid tribute to former first lady Barbara Bush — who died Tuesday at 92 —on the Senate floor Wednesday morning.
Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer mourned Washington journalism legend Robert Pear on the Senate floor Wednesday, May 8. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
The late Rep. Louise Slaughter, D-N.Y., will be honored in a House memorial service April 18 in Statuary Hall. (Tom Williams/Roll Call file photo)
The 4 p.m. service will be open to members of Congress, Slaughter’s family and invited guests.