Governor Polis Statement on Passing of Civil Rights Hero Congressman John Lewis

Saturday, July 18, 2020

DENVER - Colorado Governor Jared Polis released a statement following the passing of civil rights hero and Georgia Congressman John Lewis. 

“One of the honors of my life was working alongside civil rights hero John Lewis - an exceptional leader and fighter for the American Dream. John stood for justice, equality, and hope for a better future for every person in our country. He was the definition of courage and may he rest in peace.”