WATCH: Nick Offerman appears before Congress to urge Americans to get vaccinated

Event started at 11 a.m.

Nick Offerman (CNN)

The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee held a virtual hearing Wednesday at 11 a.m. on “A Shot at Normalcy: Building COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence.”

Nick Offerman, best known for his role in NBC Sitcom ‘Parks and Recreation,’ testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee and urged people to get vaccinated.

Witnesses also included Saad Omer, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., M.P.H., F.I.D.S.A., Director of Yale Institute for Global Health, Yale University; J. Nadine Garcia, M.D., M.S.C.E., Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Trust for America’s Health; Amy Pisani, M.S., Executive Director of Vaccinate Your Family; and Karen Shelton, M.D., Director of Mount Rogers Health District, Virginia Department of Health.

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