Look who also wanted to protect the US flag!

It seems that the sight of Americans gleefully burning and otherwise destroying the American flag has a long history of upsetting most Americans of both parties.  So eleven years before president-elect Donald Trump (R) suggested imprisonment or revocation of citizenship for flag-burners, several senators introduced the Flag Protection Act of 2005, which would have outlawed desecrating the flag.  Those who violated the law would have been subjected to jail time and a heavy fine.   Several Democratic senators agreed to co-sponsor Senate Bill 1911: Sen. Clinton, Hillary Rodham (D-N.Y.) 10/24/2005 Sen. Boxer, Barbara (D-Calif.) 06/27/2006 Sen. Carper, Thomas R. (D-Del.) 06/27/2006 Sen. Pryor, Mark L. (D-Ark.) 09/28/2006 Yes, that Hillary Clinton, the recently defeated presidential candidate, agreed to...(Read Full Post)