Gerald R. Ford Statue Dedication

U.S. Congressional members joined with Friends and Family for the Statue Dedication of President Gerald R. Ford on May 3, 2011 in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda.

Speaker John Boehner welcomed guests to the U.S. Capitol Rotunda ceremony. Rep. Nancy Pelosi, Gov. Rick Snyder, Sen. Mitch McConnell and former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger provided remarks. Susan Ford Bales and Steve Ford spoke on behalf of the Ford Family.

Gerald R. Ford served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1949 until 1973 when he would become U.S. Vice President.

Visit the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation Photo Gallery or the Facebook Fanpage to view more photos from the event. (Photos by Robert Humphries)