Dianne Feinstein remembered as swish, type, robust and knowledgeable

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California Sen. Dianne Feinstein had change into a spotlight of questions concerning the superior age of many U.S. politicians, together with President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump. Feinstein, who had been in ailing well being for months however who remained a member of the Senate and its highly effective Judiciary Committee, died Thursday evening on the age of 90.

Lengthy earlier than this debate about age, Feinstein, a Democrat, was a trailblazer for girls and a champion for a lot of landmark initiatives.

In a tribute to Feinstein on the Senate flooring on Friday morning, Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican, known as Feinstein “elegant, swish, type, compassionate, robust, knowledgeable, clever.”