Republican and Democratic leaders duke it out on Capitol Hill on a regular basis, but a bipartisan group put their differences aside for a … let’s just call it “special” moment of peace.

During the ceremony awarding Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King Congressional Gold Medal, the group appeared uncomfortable as they joined hands and sang, “We Shall Overcome.”

Poignant or awkward? We report, you decide. Watch the video above.