Veterans Group AMVETS Fight to Get the POW/MIA Flag Up at Every Capitol Hill Office

Breitbart | 5/27/2019 | Staff
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American Veterans, a veterans service organization and non-profit, is fighting to get the POW/MIA flag back up in front of every office on Capitol Hill.

The flags — which aim to remind Americans of prisoners of war and those missing in action — have started coming down over the past several years, the group said.

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The trend especially caught attention after Democrat members of Congress took the flag down so that they could put up a pastel flag to recognize Transgender Visibility Week earlier this year.

The group said Capitol Hill police notified them after they noticed the flags coming down, and staying down. That is when the group got involved.

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They have been going from office to office, talking to members of Congress and their staff, asking them to put the flag back up.

AMVETS National Commander Rege Riley said he is...
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