Kansas’ Bob Dole remembered at U.S. Capitol ceremony for public service, sense of humor

By: - December 9, 2021 4:54 pm

Former Sen. Elizabeth Dole rests her head on the casket of her husband and former Sen. Bob Dole, R-Kan., Thursday in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol building, where he lays in state. (Jabin Botsford-Pool/Getty Images)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes The Missouri Independent. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.

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