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  • Everything you need to know about George HW Bush funeral and Capitol viewing

    Former President George H.W. Bush will be remembered Wednesday at an invitation-only state funeral to be held at the National Cathedral at 11 a.m. While the Bush family is expected to arrive at the cathedral on Wisconsin Avenue in Northwest D.C. just before 11 a.m., road closures started Tuesday night. Police Wednesday morning are periodically closing roads to bring dignitaries to the event. More road closures will occur around 9:15 a.m. as Bush’s body is transported from the U.S. Capitol to the cathedral. On this national day of mourning, here’s everything you need to know about funeral and how it could affect your life.