Speaker Pelosi Honors Late Texas Rep Ron Wright in Moment of Silence

Texas Rep Ron Wright died at the age of 67 on Sunday, February 7, after contracting COVID-19, his office confirmed.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi led the House in a moment of silence in remembrance of the late representative on Monday afternoon.

Wright was the first sitting member of Congress to die after testing positive for the coronavirus. Credit: CSPAN via Storyful