Eight years after the March on Washington, the Congressional Black Caucus was formed to represent people of color and vulnerable communities in the U.S. legislature. Forty-two years later, its members were at Wednesday's historic event. Here's a selection of their tweets.
Sometimes I hear people say nothing has changed. Come walk in my shoes.
— John Lewis (@repjohnlewis) August 28, 2013
— Gwen Moore (@RepGwenMoore) August 28, 2013
— G. K. Butterfield (@GKButterfield) August 28, 2013
— Yvette D. Clarke (@YvetteClarke) August 28, 2013
It's pouring rain but I wouldn't be anywhere else
— Congressmember Bass (@RepKarenBass) August 28, 2013