• Mississippi could become the first US state to have 2 official flags because of a dispute over the Confederacy

    One year ago - By Chron

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    A bill in the Mississippi House of Representatives proposes a two-flag solution to the state's debate over the use of a Confederate symbol in its current official flag.
    Republican Rep. Greg Snowden filed the measure earlier in January.
    He hopes it will be a compromise that Mississippians divided over the Confederacy will accept.
    A Mississippi lawmaker is proposing a solution that he hopes will finally bring an end to one of the state's most divisive issues, The Wall Street Journal reported.
    Earlier this month, Republican Rep. Greg Snowden filed a bill that would allow...
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