Can you believe that American flags are, for the most part, not made in America? Furthermore, can you believe that the American government would not purchase American flags from American companies? Well, it’s true and the day before America celebrates her independence, lawmakers called on the House to pass a bill that would require the government to purchase flags made in the good old U.S.A.
The Los Angeles Times reports,
So ask sponsors of the All-American Flag Act, introduced in response to the $3.6 million in imports of U.S. flags, mostly from China.