WATCH: Former Sen. Harry Reid lies in state

Former Sen. Harry Reid will lie in state at the U.S. Capitol as colleagues and friends pay tribute to a hardscrabble Democrat who rose from poverty in a dusty Nevada mining town to the most powerful position in the U.S. Senate.

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Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer and other members of Congress will pay tribute to Reid.

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