Defying Trump, Republican-led Senate panel backs stripping Confederate names from military bases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Republican-led U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee voted to require the Department of Defense to rename military bases named after Confederate generals, setting up a clash with President Donald Trump, who opposes that change and promised a … Continue reading Defying Trump, Republican-led Senate panel backs stripping Confederate names from military bases

Defying Trump, Republican-led Senate panel backs stripping Confederate names from military bases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Republican-led U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee voted to require the Department of Defense to rename military bases named after Confederate generals, setting up a clash with President Donald Trump, who opposes that change and promised a … Continue reading Defying Trump, Republican-led Senate panel backs stripping Confederate names from military bases