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Texans led by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott voted Friday to remove a historically inaccurate plaque from the state capitol rejecting slavery as the underlying cause of the Civil War.
The State Preservation Board, chaired by Mr. Abbott, unanimously voted in support of removing the “Children of the Confederacy Creed” plaque from inside the Capitol in Austin, heeding bipartisan calls for its removal nearly 60 years since its installation.
The article goes on to state the following:
Created in 1959, the plaque asserts the Civil War was “not a rebellion, nor was its underlying cause to sustain slavery.”
Texas board votes to remove Children of the Confederacy Creed plaque from state capitol https://t.co/4muXwwZWGb
— The Washington Times (@WashTimes) January 12, 2019
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