Monday, June 28, 2010
Robert Byrd, Respected Voice of the Senate, Dies at 92 - Obituary (Obit) - NYTimes.com
Robert C. Byrd, who used his record tenure as a United States senator to fight for the primacy of the legislative branch of government and to build a modern West Virginia with vast amounts of federal money, died at about 3 a.m. Monday, his office said. He was 92.
He had been in failing health for several years. More...