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The Troy University Board of Trustees voted Wednesday to rename historic Bibb Graves Hall — currently named for a former governor who had ties to the Ku Klux Klan— in honor of Lewis.
Even in the heat of campaigns, former presidents are typically more restrained than other politicians in their criticisms of a sitting president.
Dismukes has recently faced sharp criticism, including a call to resign, for participating in a celebration marking the birthday of a Confederate general who was also an early Ku Klux Klan leader.
Rep. Will Dismukes resigned as pastor of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Prattville.
Former President Barack Obama called Lewis “a man of pure joy and unbreakable perseverance” during a fiery eulogy that was both deeply personal and political.
The date of the presidential election is enshrined in federal law and would require an act of Congress to change.
In a solemn display of bipartisan unity, congressional leaders praised Democratic Rep. John Lewis as a moral force for the nation on...
An Alabama lawmaker is facing sharp criticism, including a call to resign, for participating in a celebration marking the birthday of a...