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 15114 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
15114 1 week ago Cheryl Walder San Francisco, CA , US I was born and raised in Richmond, Va. All Confederate statues must come down and every institution/street must be renamed ASAP. Please enact a mandatory Federal Order requiring every one of them is...
15113 4 weeks ago Anonymous Roanoke, VA , US Time to celebrate unity.
15112 1 month ago Christopher Dunham Feasterville, PA , US
15111 11 months ago Rob Rocco Avon Lake, OH , US
15110 11 months ago roxy harrington holmen, WI , US
15109 1 year ago Joe Herten Dearborn, MI , US General Lee was a good soldier. BUT, he fought on the wrong side.
15108 1 year ago Anonymous Arlington , TX , US
15107 1 year ago Anonymous Arlington , TX , US
15106 1 year ago Curtis C Fredericksburg, VA , US
15105 1 year ago Colleen Wysser - Martin Norman Park, GA , US
15104 1 year ago Beatrice Zovich Philadelphia , PA , US
15103 1 year ago Megan Wilson Sacramento, CA , US
15102 1 year ago Jennifer Schally Stillwater, MN , US
15101 1 year 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
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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