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"This flag, while an integral part of our past, does not represent the future of our great state," the second-term governor said, in an announcement that drew thunderous applause and cheers. Walmart spokesman Brian Nick said the store never wants "to offend anyone with the products we offer." "We have taken steps to remove all items promoting the Confederate flag from our assortment - whether in our stores or on our website," he said. "We have a process in place to help lead us to the right decisions when it comes to the merchandise we sell. Still, at times, items make their way into our assortment improperly. This is one of those instances."