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Sen. Robert Byrd dead at 92; West Virginia lawmaker was the longest serving member of Congress in history

Robert C. Byrd, 92, a conservative West Virginia Democrat who became the longest-serving member of Congress in history and used his masterful knowledge of the institution to shape the federal budget, protect the procedural rules of the Senate and, above all else, tend to the interests of his stat...

By Joe Holley

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