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PHOTOS: Congressman John Lewis Lying in State at the Capitol

PHOTOS: Congressman John Lewis Lying in State at the Capitol
Congressman John Lewis at the Capitol one last time.

Washingtonians paid their respects to the late Congressman John Lewis at the US Capitol this week. The civil rights champion made history one final time when he became the first Black lawmaker to lie in state in the Capitol Rotunda.

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