But instead Senator Bob Dole asked to be assisted to his feet to salute his fellow World War II Veteran, colleague, George H.W. Bush in the U.S. Capitol.
WATCH: Former Sen. Bob Dole is helped out of his wheelchair to salute the casket of George H.W. Bush in the U.S. Capitol. pic.twitter.com/BeIz3USrHr
— NBC News (@NBCNews) December 4, 2018
I love that partisanship has given way to respect, unity and love. Perhaps we’ll be able to see more of this in the future.