Glenn Close, lawmakers to be honored this week
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Glenn Close and two lawmakers will be honored in the nation's capital Wednesday night.

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Research!America will pay tribute to the actress and Reps. Frank WolfFrank Rudolph WolfHouse votes to mandate sexual harassment training for members and staff Trump, global religious freedom needs US ambassador to lead Bottom Line MORE (R-Va.) and Chaka FattahChaka FattahJury convicts the son of Rep. Chaka Fattah Dem congressman pushes back at DOJ corruption probe Ethics panel opens probe into indicted House Dem MORE (D-Pa.) at its annual advocacy awards dinner at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium on Constitution Avenue.

Wolf and Fattah will receive the Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy while Close and her family will be touted for "work to end the stigmas and misunderstandings surrounding mental illness," according to a press release.

The members are receiving their award for their commitment to medical, health and scientific research. Both members sit on the House Appropriations Committee.