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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