Posted on June 22, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 22 – U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on whether the Confederate flag should be flown in front of the South Carolina statehouse:
“It is up to the people of South Carolina, but I hope they remove a flag that many see as a symbol of racial intolerance. The flag to fly is the American flag because it is a symbol that this is one country and we are all Americans.”
For access to this release and the senator’s other statements, click here.