Jenny Horne delivers emotional speech stirring Confederate flag vote




 
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Jenny Horne delivers emotional speech stirring Confederate flag vote
 
July 9th, 2015  
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Jenny Horne delivers emotional speech stirring Confederate flag vote
The South Carolina House voted in the wee hours of Thursday morning to approve a bill removing the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds following a contentious debate that lasted more than 13 hours. But it was a fiery 4-minute speech by Rep. Jenny Horne, a Republican state representative and descendant of Confederate President Jefferson Davis, that is being credited with moving her fellow lawmakers to agree to take it down.




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