The House adopts H.R. 4564 – Robert Emmet Park Act of 2016, sponsored by Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY), designating “Robert Emmet Park” at the corner of 24th Street and Massachusetts Avenue NW in Washington, DC. A wonderful speech by Congressman Crowley (NY).  (Video courtesy of   

Easter Rising Commemoration U.S. Capitol Tree Planting Ceremony-May 18, 2016. Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, Irish Ambassador Anne Anderson, Congressional Freiends of Ireland, and other numerous members of Congress planted a tree on the Capitol grounds to commemorate the Centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising   (Video courtesy of

Robert Emmet Statue Re-Dedication Ceremony- April 27, 2016 (Video courtesy of

 The Way Home:  The History of the AOH

Arlington National Cemetery Ceremony (Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA) -March 22, 2014


Arlington National Cemetery Ceremony (Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA) -March 2013

Arsenal Memorial Dedication (Congressional Cemetery in Washington, DC) -March 25, 2013

Commodore John Barry Run Fundraiser with Tom McGrath at the finish line (Annapolis, MD) -July 28, 2012