Saturday, May 8, 2021

Democrats' dream: Congressional earmarks aim to federally fund 'wokeism'

Democrats in Congress are using earmarks to federally fund millions of dollars of "woke" pet projects in their districts -- in an attempt to use taxpayer dollars to advance a diversity-focused agenda.

Democrats are earmarking millions of dollars in the upcoming spending bill for unique projects that are designed to advance social justice goals ranging from equality in education to access to preventative healthcare to diversity in public arts projects. The move is being slammed by Republicans as "the currency by which the leadership buys votes." 

A recent Fox News investigation uncovered Democrats' requests have sought to fund "social equity" programs on race, gender and education.

 --$1 million for a "cultural placemaking" initiative designed to celebrate the history and culture of Black Los Angeles by Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif. The project is described as an "innovative 1.3-mile public/private streetscape improvement" to celebrate Black culture.

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Federalist Editor Rehashes All the Reasons Why Liz Cheney Must Go
Matt Vespa / Townhall Tipsheet

This could be Liz Cheney’s final full week as chair of the House Republican Conference. It couldn’t come soon enough. The woman has been given many chances to change her tune—and has failed at every turn. Her job is to raise money, support the party, and ensure her members get elected or re-elected. 

Cheney can’t do all three. She can’t raise money. She’s backed challengers to her rank-and-file. And she spits in the face of the party base. We all know this. Yet, The Federalist’s Mollie Hemingway dug a little deeper, pointing to the two areas that have landed Lizzy in trouble. She also noted how Cheney peddled the debunked Russian bounty story: Read entire article nd see tweets here:

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