Mr. T calls congressman his 'hero'

Lewis is a noted civil-rights activist who served as chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee during the 1960s.

The 60-year-old Mr. T, of “A-Team” and wrestling fame, wrote in a follow-up tweet, “I am so grateful to you and the other Freedom Riders in our struggle for Civil Rights.”

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