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Civil Rights Icon Rep. John Lewis Dies at 80
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Civil Rights Icon Rep. John Lewis Dies at 80

Alex Wong/Getty Images Civil Rights Movement icon Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) died Friday night at 80 after a bout with pancreatic cancer. Lewis, who was intricately involved in the Civil Rights Movement alongside Martin Luther King, Jr. and other leaders of the era, was a key figure in the House Democrat conference. Lewis was one…

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