It will be replaced by a statue of Barbara Rose Johns, a civil rights leader.
Virginia Democrat Louise Lucas is being charged with a felony for her role in the defacing of a monument to four Confederate generals.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren's amendment ties military funding to renaming the bases, and Trump made his position very clear.
"We are not betraying our heritage," said Speaker of the House Philip Gunn, "we are fulfilling it."
OutKast's André 3000 and Big Boi have been longtime nominees, but other suggestions span from Dolly Parton to Oderus Urungus of GWAR.
The Southern Poverty Law Center has tracked Confederate monuments for years, but the map has taken on a new utility now.
At least six monuments to white supremacy were torn down across the U.S. on Wednesday.
Confederate Statues and Other Symbols of Racism All Over the Country Were Destroyed by Protesters This Weekend
A former slave market burned, Confederate statues were toppled, and a statue of a racist police chief was vandalized.
The then-mayor ordered it covered after Charlottesville, but the state sued
University says the statue "has a place" in its history and on campus.
Another confrontation over the toppled monument at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.
Videos posted to Twitter show the statue draped in banners and toppling to the ground Monday night amid cheering and applause.