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WATCH LIVE: Funeral Service For Rep. John Lewis

A private funeral service for Rep. John Lewis, giant of the civil rights movement and a longtime congressman who was extolled for his moral leadership by members of both parties, is being held Thursday in Atlanta.

It will be held in at Ebenezer Baptist Church, where Martin Luther King, Jr., was baptized and later served as pastor.

The service will be attended by former presidents Barack Obama, George Bush, and Bill Clinton, along with former Vice President and presumptive democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden.

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