Loebsack Announces Lottery for Tickets to View Pope Francis’ Address to Congress

Written by Theresa Rose on August 25, 2015

Additional information and lottery registration can be found at: https://loebsack.house.gov/popefrancis

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack announced today that his office has a limited number of tickets available to see an outdoor simulcast of his Holiness Pope Francis’ address to a Joint Meeting of Congress on Thursday, September 24th, 2015. Loebsack’s office will be distributing a limited number of tickets via a lottery for general admission to the West Lawn of the Capitol where attendees will be able to watch His Holiness’ address simulcast on jumbotrons. Following the address, it is expected that Pope Francis will make a brief public appearance on the steps of the U.S. Capitol facing the West Lawn.

For full details and to register for the lottery, please visit Loebsack’s website at https://loebsack.house.gov/popefrancis. Please note, this lottery is only for admission to the West Lawn of the Capitol during the simulcast of Pope Francis’ address. Ticket holders are responsible for their own transportation to and from Washington, D.C., lodging, and other trip expenses. For additional information, contact Brad Wilson at (202) 225-6576.