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Slave Labor Commemorative Marker in Emancipation Hall at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center that includes a plaque and piece of stone.
On Tuesday, February 28, 2012, Congress unveiled a marker in Emancipation Hall...

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Photograph of people walking outside on a Self-Guided Tour of Capitol Hill
Visitors can tour many highlights on Capitol Hill without registering.

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Painted Portrait of Benjamin Henry Latrobe
Benjamin Henry Latrobe was hired by President Jefferson in 1803 to fill the...

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The Capitol Reflecting Pool is located at the eastern end of the National Mall in Washington, DC.
Please be aware of the upcoming annual cleaning of the Capitol Reflecting Pool...

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Safety, Fire and Environmental Programs

Close up detail of a Fire of an AOC fire extinguisher

The Safety, Fire and Environmental Programs (SFEP), led by Sue Adams, is responsible for ensuring AOC's compliance with safety, fire and environmental laws and regulations. SFEP, comprised of the Safety and Environmental and Fire Marshal Divisions, establishes policy, conducts oversight and coordinates emergency planning and preparedness. The SFEP is the primary point of contact with external regulatory agencies for AOC's occupational safety and health, fire protection and environmental matters.

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