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Marin Independent Journal
Huffman has been an effective representativeRep. Jared Huffman is clearly the most qualified and experienced candidate in h
Huffman has been an effective representative
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Rep. Jared Huffman is clearly the most qualified and experienced candidate in his bid for a third term representing the North Coast’s 2nd District in Washington D.C. The San Rafael Democrat has demonstrated that he can be a strong voice for his... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Environmentalists push Obama to ban all oil drilling off U.S. coastsU.S. is committed to a lower-carbon future, instead of keeping the options on t
Environmentalists push Obama to ban all oil drilling off U.S. coasts
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. is committed to a lower-carbon future, instead of keeping the options on the table just in case, said Representative Jared Huffman, a Democrat from California. "We have to keep 80 percent of the world's known fossil fuel reserves in the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Environmentalists push Obama to ban all oil drilling off U.S. coastsU.S. is committed to a lower-carbon future, instead of keeping the options on t
Environmentalists push Obama to ban all oil drilling off U.S. coasts
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. is committed to a lower-carbon future, instead of keeping the options on the table just in case, said Representative Jared Huffman, a Democrat from California. "We have to keep 80 percent of the world's known fossil fuel reserves in the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area reformers prevail on shark fin ban as U.S. Supreme Court takes passorigins -- by refusing to hear an appeal. Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law AB
Bay Area reformers prevail on shark fin ban as U.S. Supreme Court takes pass
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
origins -- by refusing to hear an appeal. Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law AB 376 -- co-sponsored by then-Assemblyman Jared Huffman of San Rafael -- in October 2011, banning the sale of shark fins for food. Shark researcher David McGuire of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Conflicts swirl around San Joaquin Valley irrigation drainage plandrainage proposal as unbalanced and unwise. “There are red flags and smoking g
Conflicts swirl around San Joaquin Valley irrigation drainage plan
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
drainage proposal as unbalanced and unwise. “There are red flags and smoking guns all over this subject matter,” said Rep. Jared Huffman, D-San Rafael. “The interests of the Westlands Water District are being elevated above the interests of... Read more
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The Hill
House GOP seeks to avoid more unexpected floor fightsthe display of the Confederate flag in the aftermath of the racially motivated
House GOP seeks to avoid more unexpected floor fights
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
the display of the Confederate flag in the aftermath of the racially motivated shooting in Charleston, S.C. Rep. Jared Huffman (D-Calif.) had offered an amendment limiting the display of the Confederate flag in certain national cemeteries... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 6 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents “racism, slavery and division.” Huffman’s amendment is... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Thank you from the Redwood Parks ConservancyCompany, LLP; Zwerdling, Bragg, Mainzer & Firpo, LLP; Law Offices of Lisé Hamil
Thank you from the Redwood Parks Conservancy
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
Company, LLP; Zwerdling, Bragg, Mainzer & Firpo, LLP; Law Offices of Lisé Hamilton; Coast Central Credit Union; Congressman Jared Huffman; and Kramer Investment Corp. We hope to see you all again at future RPC events. Joanna Di Tommaso, Crescent... Read more
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Literary Minded
Flag games in America - The World is Not Enoughis very revealing about the state of party politics. The vote was on an amendm
Flag games in America - The World is Not Enough
Literary Minded / Posted 7 days ago
is very revealing about the state of party politics. The vote was on an amendment offered by Representative Jared Huffman, a California Democrat, to a defence appropriations bill, which read as follows: None of the funds made... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Wildfires consuming Forest Service budgetsCrapo) are two bills that the Trinity County Collaborative is supporting and ar
Wildfires consuming Forest Service budgets
The Record Searchlight / Posted 8 days ago
Crapo) are two bills that the Trinity County Collaborative is supporting and are requesting our BOS to send a letter of support to Congress. These bills would eliminate "fire borrowing". Both Doug LaMalfa and Jared Huffman are co-sponsors to HR... Read more
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The Hill
Dems vow retribution on House LGBT voteamendment that restricted the display of the Confederate flag in national cemet
Dems vow retribution on House LGBT vote
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
amendment that restricted the display of the Confederate flag in national cemeteries. That measure, offered by Rep. Jared Huffman (D-Calif.), was unveiled shortly after midnight early on Thursday morning and passed later that morning. "We... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
U.S. House votes to ban Confederate flags from flying in VA cemeteriescemetery run by the VA in mid-Missouri: the Jefferson City National Cemetery.
U.S. House votes to ban Confederate flags from flying in VA cemeteries
KOMU Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
cemetery run by the VA in mid-Missouri: the Jefferson City National Cemetery. The amendment was introduced by Reps. Jared Huffman (D-California), Ruben Gallego (D-Arizona) and Keith Ellison (D-Minnesota). According to a statement from... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
U.S. House votes to ban Confederate flag in VA cemeteriescemetery run by the VA in mid-Missouri: the Jefferson City National Cemetery.
U.S. House votes to ban Confederate flag in VA cemeteries
KOMU Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
cemetery run by the VA in mid-Missouri: the Jefferson City National Cemetery. The amendment was introduced by Reps. Jared Huffman (D-California), Ruben Gallego (D-Arizona) and Keith Ellison (D-Minnesota). According to a statement from... Read more
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examiner.com
Congress may be moving closer to banning the Confederate Flagsize requirements. Larger flags are outright banned. “Over 150 years ago, slav
Congress may be moving closer to banning the Confederate Flag
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
size requirements. Larger flags are outright banned. “Over 150 years ago, slavery was abolished,” said Representative Jared Huffman, who proposed the amendment. “Why in the year 2016 are we still condoning displays of this hateful symbol on... Read more
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Daily Mail
House votes ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House votes ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents 'racism, slavery and division.' The 265-159 vote would... Read more
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Al.com
House bans most Confederate flags at national cemeteries: How Alabama reps votedthe amendment was Rep. Sanford Bishop of Georgia. Eighty-four Republicans joine
House bans most Confederate flags at national cemeteries: How Alabama reps voted
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
the amendment was Rep. Sanford Bishop of Georgia. Eighty-four Republicans joined with Democrats and voted to include Rep. Jared Huffman of California's anti-flag amendment in the spending bill. The Alabama delegation's vote fell along party... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." Huffman's amendment is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Confederate-flag restriction for cemeteries OK'd by Houseto an appropriation bill concerning military construction and the Department of
Confederate-flag restriction for cemeteries OK'd by House
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
to an appropriation bill concerning military construction and the Department of Veterans Affairs. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the amendment, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." Huffman's amendment is... Read more
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Island Packet
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
Island Packet / Posted 9 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." Huffman's amendment is... Read more
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Times News
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesflying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves, even on days that flag dis
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
flying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves, even on days that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman authored the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." After a mass shooting at... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Today's toon: Boot the Confederate flag from U.S. cemeteriesMemorial Day. The Senate has yet to approve the measure. "Over 150 years ago,
Today's toon: Boot the Confederate flag from U.S. cemeteries
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 days ago
Memorial Day. The Senate has yet to approve the measure. "Over 150 years ago, slavery was abolished," said Rep. Jared Huffman, the California Democrat who proposed the amendment. "Why in the year 2016 are we still condoning displays of... Read more
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The Columbian
House: Ease veterans’ access to medical potthat it scuttled the entire House debate over individual spending bills. This
House: Ease veterans’ access to medical pot
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
that it scuttled the entire House debate over individual spending bills. This year’s proposal was offered by Rep. Jared Huffman, a California Democrat, who described the flag as a “disrespectful” symbol of hate that has no place on... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
House seeks to ban Confederate flags from federal cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House seeks to ban Confederate flags from federal cemetery flagpoles
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." Huffman's amendment is... Read more
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The Hill
Path clears for Puerto Rico bill | GOP senator casts doubt on IRS impeachment effort | Senate approves $1.1B for ZikaAffairs (VA) and military construction projects passed 265-159. A total of 158
Path clears for Puerto Rico bill | GOP senator casts doubt on IRS impeachment effort | Senate approves $1.1B for Zika
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
Affairs (VA) and military construction projects passed 265-159. A total of 158 Republicans opposed the amendment from Rep. Jared Huffman (D-Calif.), while 84 Republicans joined all but one Democrat in supporting it. Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-Ga.), a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteriesbill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries.
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteries
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 10 days ago
bill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries. It only deals with VA-run cemeteries. Rep. Jared Huffman, D-California, wrote the bill and said he may look to do more in the future. "I'll look at all the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteriesbill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries.
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteries
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
bill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries. It only deals with VA-run cemeteries. Rep. Jared Huffman, D-California, wrote the bill and said he may look to do more in the future. "I'll look at all the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteriesbill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries.
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteries
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 days ago
bill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries. It only deals with VA-run cemeteries. Rep. Jared Huffman, D-California, wrote the bill and said he may look to do more in the future. "I'll look at all the... Read more
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ajc.com
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteriesbill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries.
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteries
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
bill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries. It only deals with VA-run cemeteries. Rep. Jared Huffman, D-California, wrote the bill and said he may look to do more in the future. "I'll look at all the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteriesbill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries.
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteries
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
bill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries. It only deals with VA-run cemeteries. Rep. Jared Huffman, D-California, wrote the bill and said he may look to do more in the future. "I'll look at all the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteriesbill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries.
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteries
Dayton Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
bill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries. It only deals with VA-run cemeteries. Rep. Jared Huffman, D-California, wrote the bill and said he may look to do more in the future. "I'll look at all the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteriesbill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries.
House votes to restrict Confederate flag at veterans cemeteries
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
bill doesn't ban the Confederate flag from all federal lands or all cemeteries. It only deals with VA-run cemeteries. Rep. Jared Huffman, D-California, wrote the bill and said he may look to do more in the future. "I'll look at all the... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 10 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." Huffman's amendment is... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 10 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." Huffman's amendment is... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Hoopa student is finalist in art competitionher drawing, “Fish.” She will receive a certificate of recognition for her entr
Hoopa student is finalist in art competition
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 10 days ago
her drawing, “Fish.” She will receive a certificate of recognition for her entry. The announcement was made the U.S. Rep. Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael). Haley Bjursten of Redwood High School in Larkspur was selected as this year’s competition... Read more
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Roll Call
Moral Victory on Confederate Flag, Painful Defeat on LGBT Protectionbill last year. [Decoder: The Confederate Flag Controversy Explained] The succ
Moral Victory on Confederate Flag, Painful Defeat on LGBT Protection
Roll Call / Posted 10 days ago
bill last year. [Decoder: The Confederate Flag Controversy Explained] The success of the amendment offered by Rep. Jared Huffman could prevent the flag from becoming a divisive issue throughout the appropriations process again this year.... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 10 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." Huffman's amendment is... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
U.S. House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
U.S. House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 10 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." RELATED: Mississippi flag... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
U.S Would Ban Confederate Flags on Veteran Administration Cemeteriesflying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves, even on days that flag dis
U.S Would Ban Confederate Flags on Veteran Administration Cemeteries
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 10 days ago
flying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves, even on days that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman authored the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." After a mass shooting at... Read more
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Roll Call
Decoder: the Confederate Flag Controversy Explainedbill (HR 2822) to prohibit Confederate flag displays in national parks except w
Decoder: the Confederate Flag Controversy Explained
Roll Call / Posted 10 days ago
bill (HR 2822) to prohibit Confederate flag displays in national parks except where historically necessary. Rep. Jared Huffman, D-Calif., introduces two amendments on the same spending bill that would have prevented Confederate flag... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 10 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." Huffman's amendment is... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Meanwhile In The U.S. Congress: "Chaos And Shouting" After LGBT Measure Fails To Passthe house was going bananas over a law about LGBT rights, earlier on Thursday,
Meanwhile In The U.S. Congress: "Chaos And Shouting" After LGBT Measure Fails To Pass
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
the house was going bananas over a law about LGBT rights, earlier on Thursday, the same House passed an amendment from Rep. Jared Huffman (D-Calif.) that would restrict the display of the Confederate flag in national cemeteries. So to summarize:... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 10 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents “racism, slavery and division.” Huffman’s amendment is... Read more
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The Hill
House votes to let VA doctors recommend medical marijuanause of a process that allows members to offer an unlimited number of amendments
House votes to let VA doctors recommend medical marijuana
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
use of a process that allows members to offer an unlimited number of amendments. Lawmakers adopted an amendment from Rep. Jared Huffman (D-Calif.) that would restrict the display of the Confederate flag in VA cemeteries. A majority of Republicans... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 10 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents “racism, slavery and division.” Huffman’s amendment is... Read more
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The Columbian
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesthe Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag d
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman drafted the prohibition, saying the flag represents “racism, slavery and division.” Huffman’s amendment is... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesflying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves, even on days that flag dis
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
flying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves, even on days that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman authored the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." After a mass shooting at... Read more
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Newsmax
House Approves Limits on Displaying Confederate Flag at VA CemeteriesVeterans Affairs. The vote was 265 Republicans in favor, 159 opposed and 158 v
House Approves Limits on Displaying Confederate Flag at VA Cemeteries
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
Veterans Affairs. The vote was 265 Republicans in favor, 159 opposed and 158 voted against the proposal by California Rep. Jared Huffman, who attached the amendment to a spending bill for the VA and for military construction, according to The Hill.... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Bill banning Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles passes Housemaintained by Veterans Administration. It passed by a vote of 265-159. The bill
Bill banning Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles passes House
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 10 days ago
maintained by Veterans Administration. It passed by a vote of 265-159. The bill was sponsored by California Representative Jared Huffman. Small Confederate flags can still be placed on grave sites. The VA maintains 134 National Cemeteries in 40... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesflying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves, even on days that flag dis
House would ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 10 days ago
flying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves, even on days that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman authored the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." After a mass shooting at... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
House votes to ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpolesflying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves, even on days that flag dis
House votes to ban Confederate flags on VA cemetery flagpoles
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
flying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves, even on days that flag displays are permitted. California Democrat Jared Huffman authored the prohibition, saying the flag represents "racism, slavery and division." After a mass shooting at... Read more
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