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Texas Legislature 2021

After a year of racial reckoning, Black lawmakers believe they can finally eliminate Confederate Heroes Day in Texas

On Tuesday, some Texans will take a paid day off for a state holiday honoring Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis and other leaders of the Confederate army.

The 1903 Confederate monument at the south entrance to the state Capitol grounds in 2019.

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State government 87th Legislative Session Jarvis Johnson Nicole Collier Texas House of Representatives Texas Legislature