Jul 30, 2020
Former President George W. Bush delivered moving remarks at the funeral of Civil Rights hero and Congressman John Lewis.
In US news and current events today, Representative John Lewis was laid to rest today, and former Presidents paid their respects by giving a John Lewis funeral speech. Normally, a president George W. Bush speech wouldn’t be much cause for celebration, but here, it’s clear that President Bush deeply respected and admired John Lewis. To Bush, John Lewis was an icon and a hero of the Civil Rights movement, and in this Bush John Lewis speech, he eulogizes the legend.