Harry Reid to lie in state in Capitol Rotunda

WASHINGTON – The late Senator Harry Reid, the Nevada Democrat who served as majority leader during his 30-year career in the Senate, will be in the US Capitol rotunda next week.

Leaders of Congress, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, said in a statement on Sunday evening that ceremonies in honor of Reid will be held at the Capitol on January 12.

Events include a formal arrival and departure ceremony. Details should be announced later. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the ceremony was limited to invited guests only.

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