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Civil rights icon Lewis honored on Capitol Hill

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Civil rights icon Lewis honored on Capitol Hill

Civil rights icon Lewis honored on Capitol Hill

A motorcade carrying the casket of Rep.

John Lewis wound through Washington, D.C., Monday before arriving at the Capitol rotunda, where lawmakers gave the civil rights pioneer an emotional sendoff and where his body will lie in state through Tuesday.

Lisa Bernhard produced this report.


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