Delegate Sponsors Bill To Eliminate Lee License Plate

A Virginia delegate says it’s time to scrap the official Robert E. Lee license plate. This proposal comes after the Robert E. Lee statue was removed irom Richmond’s Monument Avenue. Other Lee statues were removed from both the Virginia Capitol and the Virginia section of the U.S. Capitol’s Statuary Hall. Lee-Jackson Day is no longer one of Virginia’s official state holidays. According to the Virginia Mercury more than 1,760 vehicles have the Lee license plate.