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7 35 Now three former presidents are among those expected to attend the funeral of John Lewis. Today. The funeral for Congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis is being held at the historic Ebeneezer Baptist Church, where the voice of Dr Martin Luther King Jr once rang out during the fight for justice, voting rights and equality. Jennifer Holiday will sing, Take my hand Precious Lord, a favorite of kings and a staple of black funerals. Former President Obama will give the eulogy for John Lewis before private burial. CBS News correspondent Alison Keys reporting Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent what's called a minimally invasive procedure yesterday on a bile duct stent. She's expected to be released from the hospital. By the end of the week. The 87 year old Ginsberg had the non surgical procedure done at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will be on Capitol Hill. Today, Lawmakers will have a lot of questions for him, CBS News correspondent Cama McCormick reports. Some PEO will appear before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee for the first time in more than a year, he'll likely face a Siri's of tough questions on U. S relations with China and Russia and the decision to pull many American troops out of Germany. But also the inner workings of the State Department. Democrats say the agency is not at full speed because Pompeo hasn't filled many jobs. Democrats have announced a preliminary schedule for the four days of their national convention August 17 through 20th Joe Biden is slated to deliver his acceptance speech from Milwaukee on Thursday, the final night of the convention. His vice presidential nominee, who's expected to be announced next week, will be nominated on Wednesday. The 19th Coming up on. W T. O p Oregon's governor says federal agents are leaving Portland but are they really 7 37 Hi, I'm.

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