County, State Officials Mourn The Passing of Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Many Montgomery County and Maryland officials tweeted their remorse over the July 17 death of Rep. John Lewis (D-GA), who was known for his decades of work in civil rights and voter registration. Gov. Larry Hogan said the U.S. and Maryland flags will be lowered to half staff in honor of Lewis’ life and legacy.

Here are just some of the many tributes.

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Suzanne Pollak

About Suzanne Pollak

Suzanne is a freelance reporter with Montgomery Community Media. She has over 35 years professional experience writing for newspapers, magazines, non-profit newsletters and the web.


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