Commission of the state Capitol of Tennessee on Thursday voted for the dismantling of a bust of Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest from the building, according to local newspaper the Tennessean.
It is reported that the Commission met at the request of the Governor of the state bill Lee, who offered to postpone the bust of the slave trader and the leader of the "Ku Klux Klan" Forrest from the Capitol to the Museum. According to the newspaper, for the dismantling of the bust voted nine members, two voted against. It is noted that their opposition was expressed by Republican Jack Johnson and Matthew hill. Republican Senator Johnson stated that he voted against because his voice "is the will of the U.S. Senate," in which the majority of the Republicans.
The three U.S. States – Arizona, Texas and California – have registered on Tuesday a record number of cases of infection with coronavirus infection in days, follows from the data of local branches of health departments.
In Texas revealed for Tuesday, June 23, 5489 infected. In California the number of people infected per day also exceeded 5 thousand, and amounted to 5019 people. In Arizona during the day authorities discovered coronavirus 3591 people.
Former Vice-President of the United States, the only candidate for the presidency from the Democrats, Joe Biden agreed to hold three rounds of debates with the current us leader Donald trump, told the Wall Street Journal with reference to the representative of the electoral headquarters Biden Jen O'malley-Dillon.
Election campaign Biden in a letter to the Commission on presidential debates stated that he had taken a planned schedule of debates in September and October, however, objected to the proposal of the headquarters of the trump for another round of debate.
The power of the four States in the US registered a record number of new cases of infection with coronavirus for a day, follows from the data of local branches of health departments.
In Oklahoma, where until Wednesday the number of new cases did not exceed 300 people in recent days have been identified 331 new infected. The total number of infected in the state exceeded 10 thousand. In Nevada on Saturday reported about 445 new cases before the figure was 410, at the beginning of the week on Monday, it was only reported on 106 patients.