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 7 months ago Joseph Herten Dearborn, MI , US General Lee was a good soldier. BUT, he fought on the wrong side.
15108 7 months ago Anonymous Arlington , TX , US
15107 7 months ago Anonymous Arlington , TX , US
15106 9 months ago Curtis C Fredericksburg, VA , US
15105 10 months ago Colleen Wysser - Martin Norman Park, GA , US
15104 11 months ago Beatrice Zovich Philadelphia , PA , US
15103 11 months ago Megan Wilson Sacramento, CA , US
15102 11 months ago Jennifer Schally Stillwater, MN , US
15101 11 months ago Gregory Guzik Ligonier , PA , US
15100 12 months ago CAROLYN DE VOE FLINT, MI , US
15099 12 months ago Katelyn Tasto Becker, MN , US
15098 12 months ago Katelyn Tasto Becker, MN , US
15097 12 months ago Jennifer Hurley Auburn, WA , US
15096 12 months ago Anonymous Brighton, MA , US
15095 12 months ago Anonymous Brighton, MA , US
15094 12 months ago Evan Hartman Philadelphia PA 19123, PA , US
15093 12 months 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