Icon of civil rights visits Arkansas, campaigns for Democrat

Posted: August 20, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., speaks during an appearance Sun- day at Philander Smith College in Little Rock.

Longtime civil rights icon and U.S. Congressman John Lewis of Georgia beseeched Arkansans on Sunday to vote this fall -- and, specifically, to vote for congressional candidate Clarke Tucker.

U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., greets Elizabeth Eckford, one of the Little Rock Nine, after Lewis spoke Sunday at Philander Smith College in Little Rock...

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