Once again the state of Florida is making headlines.
Unfortunately social media today is flooded with people desecrating the American flag. You know, that thing that waves and represents freedom, hope, and opportunity? Now, here comes Florida.
Normally when you hear Florida you hear about people being shot, or guys on bath salts, but in this case Florida does something right.
The Sunshine State just put a law into place banning the importation of American flags from other countries (China). As recent as 2013, nearly 94% of manufactured American flags were not being made in America. Florida Governor, Rick Scott, signed the “All-American Flag Act” into law. That’s patriotism right there.
Now, the revenue lost from this foreign manufacturing only came out to be around $3.5 million, but I think this is more an issue of principle. Old Glory shouldn’t be made by a bunch of communists, but that’s just one man’s opinion.
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