Gov. Reeves to sign bill to remove current Mississippi state flag


JACKSON, Mississippi (WJTV) – Gov. Tate Reeves will hold a ceremony on Tuesday, June 30, to sign House Bill 1796, which removes the current Mississippi state flag. The bill will also create a commission to design a new one that will be voted on in November.

The governor will be joined by legislative officials and leaders within the African American community.

The ceremony starts at 5:00 p.m.

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