Texas commissioner backs Confederate group’s license plate

Staff Writer

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller is backing a Confederate group’s latest attempt to sell specialty license plates.
The Dallas Morning News reports that the Texas chapter of the Sons of Confederate Veterans has proposed a license plate that features a rebel soldier carrying a Texas regiment’s special flag at a Civil War battle. The tag won’t include the Confederate battle flag.
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