Feb 14 2017
As the dean of the Georgia delegation, I can say that the water crisis represents one instance where members have worked in a bipartisan fashion throughout the delegation and across party lines to help resolve the conflicts in this matter.
Jan 29 2017 • The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
U.S. Rep. John Lewis...turned to a gathering crowd of activists and attorneys at the airport and declared: “Why don’t we just sit down and stay a while.”
Jan 28 2017
To treat as strangers these law-abiding immigrants, to whom we as a nation have seen fit to grant permanent status, is a stain on the integrity of our country and threatens the democratic principles this nation stands for.
Jan 21 2017 • The Atlanta Journal Constitution
U.S. Rep. John Lewis, whose feud with Donald Trump put Atlanta in the national spotlight, told thousands of marchers in his hometown on Saturday that they have a “moral mission and mandate to agitate.”
Jan 16 2017 • NBC NEWS
There comes a time when you have to say something, when you have to make a little noise, when you have to move your feet. This is the time. Now is the time to get in the way. The time to act is now. We will be silent no more.
Nov 04 2016 • The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
“We’re saying we don’t want to go back, we want to go forward as a state, as a people,” Lewis told reporters. “There are forces on the other side that want to take us back. But we want to continue to go forward as one people.”
Jun 27 2016 • Channel 2 Action News
“The problem is real. We've become the capital of the growth of HIV and AIDS,” Congressman John Lewis said.
Jan 19 2016 • CNBC
John Lewis, 75, has been a Democratic member of the U.S. House for nearly three decades. Ahead of the 2016 King holiday, I sat down with Lewis in his hometown of Atlanta, at Paschal's Restaurant, the original version of which was a key meeting place to plot strategy for leaders of the civil rights movement.