George HW Bush: nation pays respects to 41st US president – live

Members of public arrived on Tuesday to mourn the former president one day after the political world held a solemn ceremony

2.14pm GMT

Politics comes to halt on Capitol Hill while the nation pays its respects to former president George Bush.

Elsewhere, Trump will sign the Frank LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018 at 3.30pm.

2.05pm GMT

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Former President George Bush, died on Friday at the age of 94, will lie in state at the US Capitol until his funeral on Wednesday.

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Source: The Guardian
George HW Bush: nation pays respects to 41st US president – live