Rocky21 Posted March 10, 2011 Share Posted March 10, 2011 School bus driver fired over Confederate flag The Associated Press Wednesday, March 9, 2011; 8:49 PM GRANTS PASS, Ore. -- An Oregon school bus driver fired after he refused to remove a Confederate battle flag flying from his pickup truck has enlisted the help of a conservative civil liberties group in hopes of getting his job back. The Rutherford Institute of Charlottesville, Va., sent a letter Wednesday to First Student Bus Transportation Services demanding that Ken Webber of Medford, Ore., be reinstated. The institute says flying the flag is covered by his First Amendment right to free speech. More at the link.... http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2011/03/09/AR2011030905303_pf.html His truck was parked in the parking lot at his work. He wasn't flying it on the school bus. Discuss. Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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