Clinton, Bush say John Lewis lived his faith

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John Lewis was eulogized Thursday by three former presidents and others who urged Americans to continue the work of the civil rights icon in fighting injustice during a moment of racial reckoning. (July 30)
 
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Obama To Eulogize John Lewis, Clinton and Bush To Attend, Trump Refused
Former President Barack Obama will give the eulogy at US Rep. John Lewis' funeral. The funeral will take place on Thursday, according to reports at CNN. Former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush will attend the service. Current President Donald Trump said Monday that he wouldn't pay his respects to Lewis. Trump has refused to honor Lewis while he lay in state at the US Capitol or participate in his service.

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John Lewis

American politician and civil-rights leader
I beamed behind my father and marched beside John Lewis when they took a stand for justice for all Americans. Their efforts can only be the beginning.
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"He should have come," Mr. Trump told Axios. "I think he made a big mistake."
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President Trump was asked by an interviewer to reflect on the late congressman’s contributions to the civil rights movement. He talked up his own record..
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In an interview released on Monday night, Donald Trump said he had never met legendary civil rights leader John Lewis and complained that the congressman had..
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