The National Action Network has announced they will be holding a Press Conference on Monday, July 6, at 9:00am on the Northside of the South Carolina Statehouse.
The press release says the National Action Network will be joined by a diverse group of political, civil rights and clergy leaders to urge South Carolina General Assembly to vote to remove the Confederate Battle Flag from the South Carolina Statehouse.
Speakers will include Rev. Nelson B. Rivers, III, VP of Religious Affairs and External Relations of the National Action Network, Mr. Elliott Summey, Chairman, Charleston County Council, Senator Marlon Kimpson and others.
They will hold a rally on Monday, July 6 at noon at the Statehouse near the flag. The rally will be in support of bringing down the flag.