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Resolution Proposed To Urge Redskin Name Change

March 14th, 2014 by WCBC Radio

Maryland's Senate president says the state government shouldn't push the Washington Redskins to change their name. Two delegates, Democrats C.T. Wilson of Charles County and Talmadge Branch of Baltimore City, have proposed a resolution urging Redskins owner Dan Snyder to change the team's name to something not offensive to Native Americans. They said the current name has been associated with "gruesome acts of genocide" and doesn't suit the team's proud tradition.  Mike Miller told reporters this week he considers the measure misguided- and would prefer leaving the issue up to Snyder and the National Football League…

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