After arriving at New York JFK airport, the group traveled to Washington DC. They attended the dinner at the Embassy of the Republic of Korea hosted by Ambassador Ahn Young-young. The next day, they went to the Capitol Hill and the Visitor’s Center for tour. At the Main floor, they visited Speaker’s balcony and Rotunda. The Luncheon was invited by President of the Global Korean Alliance. After the luncheon, they all went to the Smithsonian Museum to tour the National Gallery of Art and they were assisted by Art professor at the George Washington University.
The dinner was hosted by the Washington Korean-American Forum, a think-tank organization where Jay Kim is serving as a lifetime Chairman. At the dinner, Jay Kim received an appreciation plaque from the Korea Central Daily of Washington in honor of writing Kim Chang – Joon column for the past eight years. Jay Kim’s column is consisted with current issues about politics of Korea and USA.