On May 3, 2017, members of  Congress gathered in Washington D.C. at the United States Capitol to join Aish International and the Jewish Heritage Commission and pay tribute to the 2017 King David Award honorees: Dan Amos, Courtney Anixter,  Peter Friedmann, Kenneth Goldman and Daniel Rose.

Richard Boruch Rabinowitz,- Executive Director, Aish International with Rev. Patrick J. Conroy, S.J. Chaplain prior to opening the U.S. House of Representatives with prayer as guest chaplain (click here to view C-SPAN coverage of opening prayer given by Rabbi Rabinowitz)

Opening Keynote Speech, Matt Sweetwood, Master of Ceremonies

Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) and Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN)

Rep. Steny H. Hoyer (D-MD) conversing with 2016 King David honoree Marc Goldman

From Left” Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY), Rep. Steny H. Hoyer (D-MD) and Rep. Don Bacon (R-NE)

The King David Award presented to Daniel Rose (Center) but Rabbi Richard Rabinowitz, Aish International Executive Director (Left) and Matt Sweetwood (Right)

Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA)