President George H.W. Bush Lies In State At US Capitol

(AFP OUT) Congressional leaders (L-R) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) watch as a U.S. military honor guard team carries the flag draped casket of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush from the U.S. Capitol December 5, 2018 in Washington, DC. A funeral service will be held today for former U.S. President Bush at the Washington National Cathedral. President Bush will be buried at his final resting place at the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. A WWII combat veteran, Bush served as a member of Congress from Texas, ambassador to the United Nations, director of the CIA, vice president and 41st president of the United States.
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