tom berenger capitol fourth pbs 325 Megan Hilty joins Tom Bergeron and Michael Chiklis in wishing America a happy Fourth

The union has 49 other states, but Massachusetts will make a particularly strong showing this Fourth of July.

Bergeron will have impressive talents to introduce on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. They’ll include Oscar-winning film composer John Williams, conducting the National Symphony Orchestra (to be led for most of the evening by Jack Everly) in his “Olympic Fanfare.” Celebrating the