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Stories with person: Vincent Sheheen
  • SC Senate gives final OK to Confederate flag removal story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jul-07-15 12:07 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The South Carolina Senate gave final approval Tuesday to a bill removing the Confederate flag from a pole in front of the Statehouse, sending the proposal to the House, where it faces a less certain future.

  • SC Senate votes to remove flag from Statehouse grounds story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jul-06-15 11:46 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The South Carolina Senate voted Monday to pull the Confederate flag off the Capitol grounds, clearing the way for a historic measure that could remove the banner more than five decades after it was first flown above the Statehouse to protest integration.

  • History of the Confederate flag on Statehouse grounds story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jun-23-15 3:28 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The shooting deaths of nine people at a black church in Charleston, South Carolina, have reignited calls for the Confederate flag flying on the grounds of the Statehouse in Columbia to come down.