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John Boehner to speak at Young's funeral



The speaker lineup for the funeral of U.S. Rep. C.W. Bill Young, to be held Thursday in Largo:

  • House Speaker John Boehner.
  • Gen. James F. Amos, the Marine Corps commandant.
  • Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., No. 2 Democrat in House.
  • Gordon England, former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense and Secretary of the Navy and deputy secretary of Homeland Security.
  • Rep.  Rodney Frelinghuysen, R-N.J.

Gov. Rick Scott will attend but is not speaking. The House will not be in session Thursday so members can attend.

[Last modified: Monday, October 21, 2013 4:38pm]


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