US state of Mississippi to remove Confederate emblem on flag

//US state of Mississippi to remove Confederate emblem on flag

US state of Mississippi to remove Confederate emblem on flag

Mississippi lawmakers on Sunday voted to change the state's flag, the last in the US to feature the battle emblem of the 1860s breakaway Confederacy.The bill enjoyed bipartisan support as it cleared the state's House of Representatives and Senate votes with the blessing of Speaker of the House Philip Gunn and of Governor Tate Reeves, both Republicans.“If they send me a bill this weekend, I will sign it,” Reeves had said before the voting took place.Trump shares video where supporter yells …

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