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NAACP Applauds South Carolina State Legislature for Voting to Remove Confederate Battle Flag


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NAACP Applauds South Carolina State Legislature for Voting to Remove Confederate Battle Flag

WASHINGTON - Today, the South Carolina House of Representatives voted 94-20 to remove the Confederate battle flag from public spaces including state Capitol grounds. Later today, Governor Nikki Haley is expected to sign the bill into law. In light of this monumental victory, the NAACP released the following statements:

By President Cornell William Brooks, NAACP President & CEO:

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