$2000? Nah. But Dems Push $150 Million to ‘Remove & Replace’ Confederate Statues!

Democratic Representative Bobby Rush introduced a bill that would use $150,000,000 in federal funds to “remove and replace” Confederate monuments. The February bill, Rejecting and Eliminating the Foul Use of Symbols Exulting Confederate Principles Act’ – or the ‘REFUSE Confederate Principles Act – would launch a National Park Service program called the ‘‘Emancipation Historic Preservation Program.” The program would “award grants to eligible” entities and endeavors as outlined in section two of the bill for: removing a Confederate symbol; removing and replacing a Confederate symbol with an alternative monument, memorial, statue, commemorative structure, symbol, or signage; remove and replace a Confederate