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Ted Stevens (1923-2010)

Ted Stevens (1923-2010)

Alaska Dispatch
About 3,000 people attended Ted Stevens' funeral Wednesday, including Vice President Joe Biden. Check out photos from the service. Stephen Nowers
After weeks of rain and gloom, the sun smiled on Alaska's largest city Wednesday as people gathered from across the country to say their last goodbyes to former Sen. Ted Stevens.Craig Medred,Jill Burke,Amanda Coyne
"No state has ever had a more fierce defender of that state's way of life than Ted Stevens," said Vice President Joe Biden at the late senator's funeral.Jill Burke,Craig Medred,Amanda Coyne
Lines are starting to form in front of Anchorage Baptist Temple for Ted Stevens' funeral at 2 p.m. More than 4,000 people are expected to attend the former senator's funeral, including Vice President Joe Biden, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and other politicians and dignitaries.Jill Burke
We are worried that Heaven isn't ready for the increase in cosmic discretionary spending Ted Stevens' spirit will surely seek for Alaska.Scott Woodham
Vice President Joe Biden, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, nine former and 11 current U.S. senators, 41 members of the Alaska Legislature and several foreign dignitaries are expected to attend. Jill Burke
The body of former U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens arrived at All Saints Episcopal Church in Anchorage Tuesday morning, where the late senator will be lying in repose until 8 p.m.Scott Woodham,Jill Burke
A conversation and flight with a Dillingham bush pilot in the same type of plane former Sen. Ted Stevens was aboard that crashed Aug. 9.Joshua Saul
Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Anchorage Wednesday to attend the funeral of former U.S. Senator Ted Stevens, according to the White House. Jill Burke

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