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Longest serving member of Congress has died

Washington, D.C. (WSFA) -- The most senior member of the U.S. senate has died. Senator Robert Byrd, a Democrat from West Virginia, passed away this morning.

He was the last surviving senator from the 1950's and cast more than 18,000 votes - more than anyone else.

Sen. Robert Byrd was 92 years old.

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