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Irene Hirano Inouye, widow of Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, who was the second-longest-serving senator in history, looks at the casket of her husband as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012. Sen. Inouye was a Medal of Honor recipient who represented his state in the U.S. House and then the Senate, where he served for five decades. He died Monday evening at age 88 of respiratory complications. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Photo by: Susan Walsh
Irene Hirano Inouye, widow of Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, who was the second-longest-serving senator in history, looks at the casket of her husband as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012. Sen. Inouye was a Medal of Honor recipient who represented his state in the U.S. House and then the Senate, where he served for five decades. He died Monday evening at age 88 of respiratory complications. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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