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Money to rename bases honoring Confederate leaders, 2021 pay raise included in latest budget plan

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The military would receive $1 million to rename Army bases currently honoring Confederate leaders, full funding for a 3 percent pay raise next year and enough financial flexibility for a 12,000-person boost in active-duty end strength under a budget plan to be voted on by a House panel Tuesday morning. Members of the House Appropriations […]

Money to rename bases honoring Confederate leaders, 2021 pay raise included in latest budget plan

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The military would receive $1 million to rename Army bases currently honoring Confederate leaders, full funding for a 3 percent pay raise next year and enough financial flexibility for a 12,000-person boost in active-duty end strength under a budget plan to be voted on by a House panel Tuesday morning. Members of the House Appropriations […]

How the Army might rename Confederate installations

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Protests over what prosecutors are calling the murder of George Floyd, a black man, at the hands of a white police officer in Minneapolis has renewed the debate about whether or not Army installations named after Confederate brass should be changed. In February, the Marine Corps commandant ordered the removal of Confederacy paraphernalia from bases […]