See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Republican looks to ban foreign flags in House chamber after Democrats celebrate Ukraine aid

Posted on AllSides April 21st, 2024
From The Right

A Republican lawmaker is looking to restrict the display of foreign countries’ emblems inside the House chamber after Democrats waved the Ukrainian flag in celebration of the passage of $60.84 billion aid legislation on Saturday afternoon.

Shortly before the foreign aid bills passed the House, Democrats were seen cheering while waving Ukrainian flags — prompting a rebuke by House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA), who warned the display was a violation of House decorum. Now, GOP lawmakers are looking to ban the behavior altogether by drafting legislation that would prohibit the display of foreign...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/house/2973293/republican-looks-to-ban-foreign-flags-in-house/

More News about Politics from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right