SC Governor Approves Bill To Remove Confederate Flag
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley officially signed into law the bill removing the Confederate flag from display on Statehouse grounds.By Evan Thomas | July 9, 2015
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley officially signed into law the bill removing the Confederate battle flag from the grounds of the state capitol.
Earlier in the day, the South Carolina House of Representatives passed the bill with a 94-20 vote. (Video via WIS-TV)
Despite the clear margin of victory, the bill proposing the removal of the flag saw resistance on the house floor.