Congress set to strip Confederate names from U.S. military bases, flouting Trump veto threat

Republican leaders have expressed their support

By: - December 8, 2020 7:00 am

A U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III aircraft sits on a runway at Fort Polk, La., before picking up soldiers for an airdrop mission during a formation exercise on Dec. 15, 2010. (DoD photo by Master Sgt. Jeremy Lock, U.S. Air Force. (Released))

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.