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February 27, 2013

Landmarks to civil rights converge on Capitol Hill

More than a half-century of landmark civil rights history collides Wednesday on Capitol Hill.

President Obama travels to the U.S. Capitol to help unveil a statue of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks — shortly after, across the street, the Supreme Court holds a hearing on a law that Parks partly inspired and which made Obama's political career possible, the 1965 Voting Rights Act.

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