Sen. Robert Byrd at a brief ceremony Aug. 29 for the late Sen. Edward Kennedy at the U.S. Capitol.
Sen. Robert Byrd at a brief ceremony Aug. 29 for the late Sen. Edward Kennedy at the U.S. Capitol. Jamie Rose / MCT
Sen. Robert Byrd at a brief ceremony Aug. 29 for the late Sen. Edward Kennedy at the U.S. Capitol. Jamie Rose / MCT

Robert Byrd, Senate's longest serving member, is dead

June 28, 2010 6:11 AM