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Late Rep. Elijah Cummings Honored At Capitol [VIDEO]

Visitors pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., as he lies in state in front of the House Chamber door at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana) The late Congressman Elijah Cummings was honored Thursday at the U.S. Capitol, lying in state in the… Read more »