Congressional Briefing: “Violence and Violence Prevention”

September 27, 2016
10am – 12noon
(We suggest you arrive no later than 930am to get through security.)


The Congressional Briefing will take place at the Rayburn House Office Building, The Gold Room (room 2168), on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The building’s location is southwest of the Capitol, bounded by Independence Ave., South Capitol St., First S., and C St., S.W. The main entrance is on Independence Avenue. A map of the Rayburn House Building can be located here.


Attendees are strongly encouraged to use Metro to attend the Congressional Briefing. The closest station is CAPITOL SOUTH metro station (Orange/Blue/Silver lines). The next closest station is UNION STATION  (Red lines). Union Station also has parking for those who are driving in.


Please note that security is very tight at the Rayburn House Building. Visitors will be required to go through a security checkpoint, and may not be allowed to bring in food, drink, weapons, or large bags into the building. All bags are subject to search. Information on prohibited items is available here.