Texas set to remove Confederate plaque from state Capitol

Texas set to remove Confederate plaque from state Capitol

Gov. Greg Abbott arrives to address the House members during the first day of the 86th Texas Legislative session, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Members of the State Preservation Board, left to right, state Rep. Jeff Leach, R-Plano, House Speaker Dennis Bonnen, R-Angleton, Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and citizen board member Aletha Swann Bugg vote to remove the Children of the Confederacy Creed plaque from the Capitol during a meeting of the State Preservation Board at the Capitol on Friday January 11, 2019. ( Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP)

Texas set to remove Confederate plaque from state Capitol

Gov. Greg Abbott arrives to address the House members during the first day of the 86th Texas Legislative session, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Members of the State Preservation Board, left to right, state Rep. Jeff Leach, R-Plano, House Speaker Dennis Bonnen, R-Angleton, Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and citizen board member Aletha Swann Bugg vote to remove the Children of the Confederacy Creed plaque from the Capitol during a meeting of the State Preservation Board at the Capitol on Friday January 11, 2019. ( Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP)
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