As one who is saddened by the less-than-respectful behavior paid the national anthem at sporting events, conventions, etc. (slouching, talking, laughing, moving, hats not removed — you name it), I was pleased when City Councilman Daryl Dudley pressed for and succeeded in adding the Pledge of Allegiance to the ceremonial opening of city meetings. And, like Mr. Dudley, I was surprised it was not part of the normal procedure.
J. KARL MILLER: Pledge of Allegiance welcome addition to City Council meetings
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