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Stories with person: Lynn Westmoreland
  • US Capitol's Confederate statues prompt renewed debate story has photos
    Updated: Jun-25-15 12:57 pm

    WASHINGTON - Alexander H. Stephens, onetime vice president of the Confederacy, sits memorialized in stone, right leg crossed over left, staring sternly into the distance as summer-clad tourists mill about him in the U.S. Capitol's Statuary Hall. Solemn and cold, he looks like he could sit there for eternity.