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House of Representatives observe moment of silence

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 01:37

Sept. 17 - Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, the Democratic delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives for the District of Columbia, leads members of the House of Representatives in a moment of silence to honor the victims of the shooting at the U.S. Naval Yard. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, the Democratic delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives for the District of Columbia, on Tuesday (september 17) leads members of the House of Representatives in a moment of silence to honor the victims of the shooting at the U.S. Naval Yard. Listing the victims by name, Norton said, "These federal employees deserved our respect and our admiration." Officials said Aaron Alexis, a Navy contractor and former Navy reservist, opened fire at the Naval Sea Systems Command on Monday, killing 12 people before police shot him dead.

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House of Representatives observe moment of silence

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 01:37