GA: New license plate approved with Confederate flag in background

Posted at 6:40 AM, Feb 20, 2014
and last updated 2014-02-20 08:40:12-05

By Rodney Harris & Suzanne Gunn
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Atlanta (WGCL) — The Department of Revenue has approved a new license plate that features the Confederate flag in the background.

The Sons of Confederate Veterans made a new version of their license plate available to all Georgia residents.

The plate features a prominent logo of the organization with larger stars and a Confederate battle flag image in the background. The flag also covers the entire license plate.

The plate features a gold frame with the words “Sons of Confederate Veterans” displayed where county names used to appear.