Congress Holds Ceremony Marking 50th Anniversary Of The Civil Rights Act Of 1964

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From L, Dexter Scott King, son of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,... News PhotoBernice King,Capitol Hill,Congressional Gold Medal,Coretta Scott King,Daughter,Dexter Scott King,Females,Harry Reid,Horizontal,John Boehner,Males,Martin Luther King Jr.,Mitch McConnell,Nancy Pelosi,National Museum of African American History and Culture,Politics,Smithsonian Institution,Son,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2014 Getty ImagesWASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 24: From L, Dexter Scott King, son of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Bernice King, daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., look on as Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) presents Lonnie Bunch, Founding Director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, the Congressional Gold Medal on behalf of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King, on Capitol Hill, June 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Congressional Gold Medal is Congress's highest civilian honor. Looking on next to Boehner, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA). (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)