ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland may soon be getting a new state song.
A spokesperson says Gov. Larry Hogan plans on signing a bill nixing the song.READ MORE: Rededication Planned For Maryland Lynching Memorial
Earlier this year, state lawmakers successfully voted to repeal “Maryland, My Maryland,” after decades of failed attempts.READ MORE: Where Inflation Is Taking A Breather: Your Doctor's Office
The song is a Civil War-era call to arms for the Confederacy against then President Abraham Lincoln.MORE NEWS: Virginia County Plans To Rename Lee Highway For Abolitionist
The bill has been awaiting the governor’s signature since march.