Rubio apologizes for mixing up John Lewis and Elijah Cummings in remembrance tweet

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio quickly apologized after a Twitter snafu involving the late Rep. John Lewis.

Rubio tweeted a photo of the late Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland in a post remembering Lewis, who died on Friday following a battle with pancreatic cancer.

“Earlier today I tweeted an incorrect photo,” Rubio wrote. “John Lewis was a genuine American hero. I was honored to appear together in Miami 3 years ago at an event captured in video below. My God grant him eternal rest.”

In his original tweet, Rubio
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