Press Release ● Congress
For Immediate Release: 
January 10, 2021
Contact Info: 
Mariel Saez 202-225-3130
WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement on the passing of Capitol Police Officer Howard Liebengood:

“Officer Howard Liebengood dedicated his life to protecting the U.S. Capitol and the institutions of our democracy. I was deeply saddened to learn of his passing. My thoughts are with his family and with the entire Capitol Hill community he served, which is still reeling from the tragedy of this week’s attack against Congress. I hope that the deep respect and admiration so many on Capitol Hill had for Officer Liebengood will be a comfort to his loved ones during this time of mourning.”