David Copperfield Pushes for Magic as Art
Famous magician does not demonstrate his art during panel discussion

Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas shakes hosted magician David Copperfield at the U.S. Capitol Thursday to push a resolution recognizing magic as "a rare and valuable art form worthy of being declared a national treasure."Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call

David Copperfield came to Capitol Hill on Thursday, but he didn't saw anyone in half or make anyone disappear.  

Instead "the world's most famous magician," at least according to Rep. Pete Sessions, talked about magic as a form of art.