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With a pen stroke, Mississippi drops Confederate-themed flag

8 days ago   |   By NY Daily News

Republican Gov. Tate Reeves signed the historic bill Tuesday at the Governor's Mansion, immediately removing official status for the 126-year-old banner that has been a source of division for generations.
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Mississippi Officially Removes Confederate Emblem From State Flag

8 days ago   |   By Time

JACKSON, Miss. - With a stroke of the governor's pen, Mississippi is retiring the last state flag in the U.S. with the Confederate battle emblem - a symbol that's widely condemned as racist.
Republican Gov. Tate Reeves on Tuesday signed the historic bill that takes the 126-year-old state flag out of law, immediately removing official status for the banner that has been a source of division for generations.
“This is not a political moment to me but a solemn occasion to lead our Mississippi family to come together, to be reconciled, and to move on,” Reeves said in a statement. “We are a...
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Mississippi drops Confederate-themed flag with new bill

Mississippi drops Confederate-themed flag with new bill

8 days ago   |   By New York Post

JACKSON, Miss. - With a stroke of the governor's pen, Mississippi is retiring the last state flag in the US with the Confederate battle emblem - a symbol that's widely condemned as racist. Republican Gov. Tate Reeves on Tuesday signed the historic bill that takes the 126-year-old state flag out of law, immediately removing official...
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Mississippi governor signs bill into law removing Confederate symbol from state flag

8 days ago   |   By CNBC

Mississippi is the last state to retain the Confederate emblem in its flag.
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Mississippi Governor Signs Law Removing Confederate Design From State Flag

8 days ago   |   By NPR

The retired flag, which dates to 1894, includes the Confederate battle flag. A commission will propose a new flag and voters will consider it in November.
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Mississippi governor signs bill to retire state's Confederate-themed flag

Mississippi governor signs bill to retire state's Confederate-themed flag

8 days ago   |   By WLKY

Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves signed a bill Tuesday evening to retire the last state flag in the U.S. that includes the Confederate battle emblem.
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