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U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Lit by John Boehner

US Capitol Christmas Tree


The U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree was lit by Speaker of the House John Boehner during a ceremony on the Capitol's West Front lawn yesterday. The Capitol Christmas Tree is an Engelmann spruce from the Newport Ranger District of the Colville National Forest in Washington State. The ornaments on the tree will all handcrafted by Washingtonians. The tree will remain lit until January 1, 2014. Here is footage from the lighting ceremony. Boehner's does a countdown and then says, "Good job," when the tree is lit. Take a look:



Photo: Architect of the Capitol


Posted on December 4, 2013

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