Congressman Donald Payne

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Congressman Donald Payne remembered as defender of the powerless, advocate for justice

I was saddened to read that Congressman Donald Payne (D-NJ) died yesterday from colon cancer. Just a month ago, the 77-year old Member of Congress announced he was undergoing treatment for the disease. An estimated 51,700 individuals in the U.S. will die this year from cancers of the colon and rectum. “I am heartbroken to…