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Video: Bust Of Winston Churchill Dedicated in U.S. Capitol Ceremony

November 3, 2013

In times of darkness and despair the strength of will from Winston Churchill was firm and resolute. We lack and miss a voice like his today. No wonder our president won’t keep his bust in the White House.

Nice Deb

A bust of British prime minister Winston Churchill was unveiled at the US Capitol,  Wednesday, where it will be displayed in the rotunda, to honor “the best friend America ever had” and remind Americans of our special relationship with Great Britain.

Via Speaker Boehner’s website:

WASHINGTON, DC – This morning, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), Secretary of State John Kerry, and congressional leaders dedicated a bust of former British prime minister Winston Churchill in a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol.  Speaker Boehner – who sponsored the resolution authorizing the placement of the bust – presided over today’s event, which he opened with the following remarks, as prepared for delivery: “My colleagues, honored guests, members of the Churchill family, friends from The Churchill Centre, and fellow countrymen: “Winston Spencer Churchill was the best friend the United States ever had.  “By the time President Kennedy named him an honorary citizen in the spring…

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