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A North Carolina City Wants A Store's Giant American Flag Taken Down. The Store Is Refusing

The city council and an outdoor store, Gander RV, in Statesville, North Carolina, remain at an impasse over a big flag. Council members voted 5-3 to shoot down an amendment, keeping the city’s flag size limit at 25 by 40 feet. Camping World CEO Marcus Lemonis says he won’t remove the 40-by-80-foot flag over the store. Here & Now‘s Robin Young talks with John Staford, the Statesville City Council member who introduced the amendment.

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