In a historic first, President Biden was flanked by two women — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Vice President Harris — as he addressed a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday.

U.S. President Joe Biden, center, speaks during a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol with U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat from California, top right, and U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. Biden will unveil a sweeping $1.8 trillion plan to expand educational opportunities and child care for families, funded in part by the largest tax increases on wealthy Americans in decades, the centerpiece of his first address to a joint session of Congress tonight. Photographer: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/Bloomberg via Getty Images