April 14th, 2009
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Reagan statue to reside in DC

The statue will reside in the Capitol Rotunda alongside other figures of prominent Americans in the National Statuary Hall Collection.
The statue will reside in the Capitol Rotunda alongside other figures of prominent Americans in the National Statuary Hall Collection.

WASHINGTON (CNN) - A statue of former President Ronald Reagan will be placed in the U.S. Capitol in June, as part of the National Statuary Hall Collection.

Former first lady Nancy Reagan will join House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, House Minority Leader John Boehner, and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell at the statue's unveiling on June 3.

Reagan, who served as president from 1981 to 1989, died in June 2004. He was 93.


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