Commission recommends new names for 9 Army bases to end ties to Confederacy

By: - May 24, 2022 6:24 pm
Fort Bragg entrance sign

A sign shows Fort Bragg information May 13, 2004 in Fayettville, North Carolina. It’s one of nine Army bases for which a commission has recommended new names to replace those that honor Confederates. (Photo by Logan Mock-Bunting/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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