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Bush, Obama Eulogize Former Political Rival and Friend, John McCain
 

Former Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama, both of whom faced Sen. John McCain in bids for the White House, paid tribute on Saturday to the late senator at his National Cathedral memorial service. McCain will be laid to rest on Sunday at the Naval Academy in Maryland.

House Leaders to Hold Memorial for Slaughter
April 18 service in Statuary Hall will be open to members and late New York congresswoman’s family

The late Rep. Louise Slaughter, D-N.Y., will be honored in a House memorial service April 18 in Statuary Hall. (Tom Williams/Roll Call file photo)

The House will hold a memorial service in Statuary Hall on April 18 to honor the late Rep. Louise Slaughter, Speaker Paul D. Ryan and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday. 

The 4 p.m. service will be open to members of Congress, Slaughter’s family and invited guests.