A president flanked by two California women of power speaks before a nearly empty House

Like most Americans, the bulk of representatives and senators watched President Biden’s first address to Congress from their living rooms.

And it was unlike any other modern presidential speech to lawmakers seen before.

Long one of the most sought-after events in Washington, with 1,600 tickets (including some standing room only), the address was instead delivered address with just 200 people in the chamber due to the COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing security concerns at the Capitol…

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