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‘We have much work to do’: Sen. Cory Booker seeks removal of Confederate statues from U.S. Capitol

Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) will introduce legislation after Congress reconvenes next month calling for the removal of at least a dozen statues of Confederate soldiers and politicians located inside the U.S. Capitol. The move follows similar action by many city officials around the country who are considering removal of Confederate statues and other memorials in […]
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