LIVE: Congressional Ceremony for John Lewis By NPR Staff • Jul 27, 2020 ShareTweetEmail U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-GA); 2006. Wikipedia Originally published on July 27, 2020 12:25 pm Lawmakers honor Rep. John Lewis before he lies in state at the U.S. Capitol. Lewis, a civil rights icon, served in Congress for more than three decades.Copyright 2020 KASU. To see more, visit KASU. ShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread.