Biden and Harris honor the 400,000 Americans who have died in our COVID-19 pandemic

 Biden and Harris honor the 400,000 Americans who have died in our COVID-19 pandemic
US President-elect Joe Biden looks down as he speaks, flanked by US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris (L) and his wife Dr. Jill Biden, during a Covid-19 Memorial at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, on January 19, 2021 to honor the lives of those lost to Covid-19. (Photo by Jim WATSON / AFP) (Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images)

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are spending their last evening before assuming office hosting a national memorial for the 400,000 American lives lost in the COVID-19 pandemic. The ceremony is being held at the Reflecting Pool below the Lincoln Memorial. A livestream can be found here.

In a Facebook post, the Biden Inaugural Committee is asking Americans to “join us in lighting a candle in your window for this nationwide moment of remembrance.”

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