Tell Virginia to Take Robert E. Lee Out of the U.S. Capitol

100 statues represent 50 states in the U.S. Capitol, two provided by each state. One of Virginia's is Robert E. Lee.

Please sign this petition to the Virginia legislature and governor:

We implore you to immediately remove the statue of Robert E. Lee from the U.S. Capitol, and to permit local governments in Virginia to take down statues as they see fit.


1-25 of 15111 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
15111 5 months ago Rob Rocco Avon Lake, OH , US
15110 5 months ago roxy harrington holmen, WI , US
15109 8 months ago Joe Herten Dearborn, MI , US General Lee was a good soldier. BUT, he fought on the wrong side.
15108 8 months ago Anonymous Arlington , TX , US
15107 8 months ago Anonymous Arlington , TX , US
15106 10 months ago Curtis C Fredericksburg, VA , US
15105 11 months ago Colleen Wysser - Martin Norman Park, GA , US
15104 12 months ago Beatrice Zovich Philadelphia , PA , US
15103 12 months ago Megan Wilson Sacramento, CA , US
15102 12 months ago Jennifer Schally Stillwater, MN , US
15101 12 months ago Gregory Guzik Ligonier , PA , US
15100 1 year ago Carolyn DeVoe FLINT, MI , US
15099 1 year ago Katelyn Tasto Becker, MN , US
15098 1 year ago Katelyn Tasto Becker, MN , US
15097 1 year ago Jennifer Hurley Auburn, WA , US
15096 1 year ago Anonymous Brighton, MA , US
15095 1 year ago Anonymous Brighton, MA , US
15094 1 year ago Evan Hartman Philadelphia PA 19123, PA , US
15093 1 year ago Evan Hartman Philadelphia PA 19123, PA , US
15092 1 year ago Ryan Finnegan Saint Petersburg , FL , US
15091 1 year ago J S Pittsburgh, PA , US
15090 1 year ago Chris Loerts Saint Paul, MN , US
15089 1 year ago Michael Madden New City, NY , US
15088 1 year ago Anonymous Medina, OH , US
15087 1 year ago wes Howard Hutchins, TX , US
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Background:
> Washington Post: How statues of Robert E. Lee and other Confederates got into the U.S. Capitol
> Washington Post: The U.S. Capitol has at least three times as many statues of Confederate figures as it does of black people