On January 25, 2023, prominent members of the French Caucus of the U.S. Congress gathered once again around French Ambassador Philippe Etienne to thank him for his excellent collaboration by presenting him with an American flag. In attendance were U.S. Senators and co-chairs of the Caucus in the Senate, John Boozman (R-Arkansas) and Christopher Coons (D-Delaware), U.S. Representative and Speaker Emerita Nancy Pelosi, U.S. Representatives and co-chairs of the Caucus in the House, William Keating (D-Massachusetts), Joe Wilson (R-South Carolina) and Bob Latta (R-Ohio). Others members of Congress present included U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota) and Joseph Manchin (D-Western Virginia), and U.S. Representatives Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas), Jim Himes (D-Connecticut), and Steve Cohen (D-Tennessee), among others.