Recognition on Capitol Hill of U.S. participation in Higgs discovery

On Nov. 20, in an event hosted by the House Science and National Labs Caucus, the U.S. particle physics community celebrated the U.S. role in the discovery of the Higgs boson and the 2013 physics Nobel Prize on Capitol Hill. From left: Congressmen Bill Foster (IL-11), Randy Hultgren (IL-14), Alan Nunnelee (MS-1), Fermilab scientist Pushpa Bhat and Rush Holt (NJ-12). APS President Mike Turner is in the top right. Photo: Michael Lucibella, APS