Congressional Chorus Performs National Anthem at Annual Baseball Game
Before tonight's Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., the Congressional Chorus performed the National Anthem.
The powerful rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner" came after players from both the Democrat and Republican teams observed a moment of silence and prayer.
The game is being played just one day after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and several others were wounded by a gunman during the Republican team's practice for the annual game.
Scalise is still in critical condition, but is expected to survive.
Since 1909, the annual game has been a popular annual partisan showdown by members of Congress, their aides and lobbyists.
Event organizers told Fox News that the game is expected to reach more than $1 million this year. The money raised will go to four charities: The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Washington, The Capitol Police Fund, The Washington Nationals Dream Foundation and The Washington Literacy Center.
Watch the chorus' performance above.