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The Dream: Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has always been one of my heroes. This time of year I always ponder the importance of his life and work for civil rights, and I wonder what might have been had this man of peace not been cut down in cold blood at the young age of 39 by James Earl Ray on April 4th 1968. 2,055 more words

Political Commentary

Rep. John Lewis on President Obama's Last State of the Union Address

“Tonight President Obama appealed to the very best in the American people.  He suggested we all have a responsibility, as members of Congress and as participants in our democracy, to come together to serve the greatest and highest good.  293 more words

Civic Engagement

U.S. Navy To Name Ship After Civil Rights Leader John Lewis

The U.S. Navy will honor civil rights icon and Georgia congressman John Lewis in a big way — by naming a replenishment oiler ship after the leader. 135 more words

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U.S. Navy To Name Ship After Civil Rights Leader John Lewis

The U.S. Navy will honor civil rights icon and Georgia congressman John Lewis in a big way — by naming a replenishment oiler ship after the leader. 135 more words

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U.S. Navy To Name Ship After Civil Rights Leader John Lewis

The U.S. Navy will honor civil rights icon and Georgia congressman John Lewis in a big way — by naming a replenishment oiler ship after the leader. 135 more words

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U.S. Navy To Name Ship After Civil Rights Leader John Lewis

The U.S. Navy will honor civil rights icon and Georgia congressman John Lewis in a big way — by naming a replenishment oiler ship after the leader. 135 more words

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Congressman John Lewis announces $6.4 million in grants to 5th District

Periodically, Rep. John Lewis is notified that organizations within the 5th Congressional District have been selected to receive a variety of federal grants.  This federal grants announcement will advise press and constituents of these notifications.  1,819 more words

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