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Mfume: Lewis was the “conscience of the Congress”

July 21st, 2020 by WCBC Radio

U.S. Representative Kweisi Mfume reflected Monday on the life of Congressman John Lewis, who died Friday at the age of 80. The Baltimore Democrat, who won a special election last month, said he had hoped to work with Lewis on his second tour in Congress. They were sworn in together in 1987. Mfume told WBAL Radio that there is a good reason Lewis was often referred to as the conscience of the Congress…

One Response to “Mfume: Lewis was the “conscience of the Congress””

  1. July 21, 2020 at 9:20 am, Roger said:

    That’s not a very good tribute considering the Congress has no conscience.


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