Published On: Mon, Jul 27th, 2020
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John Lewis, late U.S. civil rights icon, hailed as ‘conscience’ of Congress by fellow lawmakers

APTOPIX John Lewis Remembered

In a solemn display of bipartisan unity, congressional leaders praised the late Democratic Rep. John Lewis as a moral force for the nation on Monday in a Capitol Rotunda ceremony rich with symbolism and punctuated by the booming, recorded voice of the late civil rights icon.

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