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HR 244: chock-full of “liberal priorities”

The federal spending bill HR244 was passed by the House of Representatives earlier this week, and not only were the NEA and NEH not cut to zero as the president proposed, their funding was increased, much to the chagrin of the conservative Heritage Foundation, which had this to share among their encouragements to vote no on the bill: Coupled with these two bailouts, the omnibus spending bill also funds liberal priorities and initiatives. H.R. 244 includes millions in increased funding for Department of Energy (DOE) pet projects, national parks, Amtrak,… Read more HR 244: chock-full of “liberal priorities”