President Barack Obama delivers a health care address to a joint session of Congress at the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C., Sept. 9, 2009. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)


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  • Aoures 6y

    Excellent photo showing our democracy at work!
  • Sarita Linda 6y

    Nice lighting on this photo, you made a relatively small area look much more dramatic.

  • Scott 6y

    Beautiful Capture!

  • Donna Will 6y

    Impressive shot, nice work!
  • ReadyAimClick 6y

    Excellent composition and pov!
    Boy Pete you were all over that room! I dont know why I couldnt find you in the broadcast of the speech. lol
  • {}+*^ 6y

    Beautiful use of lines and light...there's much detail here...awesome!
  • WinaVD 6y

    super wide capture !! appealing!
  • Timothy Su 6y

    Great shot!!!
  • Mabella 6y

    great capture.
  • Scott Harms 6y

    Nice tonal quality in this image. Your drawn right to the center of this image. Nice job Lawrence !!!
  • Trudy 6y

    Great photograph.
  • Σταύρος 5y

    great pictures !
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Taken on September 9, 2009
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