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U.S. House votes to scuttle statues of Confederate leaders, bust of Dred Scott author

By: - June 29, 2021 10:40 pm

Roger B. Taney, former chief justice of the Supreme Court who decided the infamous Dred Scott case. Photo courtesy of the U.S. Senate.

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Minnesota Reformer. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.

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