Commission Republicans take back votes opposing critical race theory ban

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 08, 2021 12:29 PM CT | Published: June 08, 2021 12:29 PM CT

Republican county commissioners who voted two weeks ago in favor of a resolution urging Gov. Bill Lee to veto a ban on teaching critical race theory took back their yes votes Monday. The resolution still passed.

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