Brown Statement on Pope Francis' Visit to the Capitol in September

Pope Francis Will be the First Pope to Address Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) released the following statement regarding Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to the Capitol on September 24.

“I join my colleagues in welcoming Pope Francis to Washington, D.C. and the United States Capitol. He is a steadfast reminder of what it means to embrace all people in our global community – especially the poor and overlooked – with understanding and compa

Press Contact

Meghan Dubyak/Lauren Kulik

(202) 224-3978