Video: Bloody Sunday, as remembered by John Lewis

1:10 pm Feb. 26, 2015

Here’s a preview of our coverage of the 50th anniversary of the Bloody Sunday march in Selma, Ala., which starts in Sunday’s paper with a story on Rep. John Lewis, D-Atlanta.

Lewis returned to the bridge last month and spoke with the AJC and other news outlets about the experience. He returns with President Barack Obama, President George W. Bush and other VIPs on March 7, for the anniversary.

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John Lewis plans to skip Netanyahu speech to Congress

3:07 pm Feb. 5, 2015

The Associated Press has the news:

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two prominent House Democrats said Thursday they will skip Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress next month, saying they disapprove of House Speaker John Boehner’s decision

The eight GOP governors who have shifted on taxes

9:39 am Jan. 26, 2015

Over the weekend, the New York Times pointed to eight Republican governors (out of 31) who have – In Nevada, Gov. Brian Sandoval, a Republican, has proposed a $1.1 billion tax increase for education;

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