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Democrats Funding Bill Includes Provision to Remove Statues, Allow DACA Dreamers to Work in Congress, Pay Increases


(WASHINGTON, DC)(JULY 8, 2020)--Confederate statues would be removed from the Capitol under a provision included in the Democrat House Appropriations Committee’s 2021 draft budget bill released Monday. Images

The nearly $4.2 billion funding proposal would mandate the removal of monuments to Confederate generals and would also call into question those statues of people who have “unambiguous records of racial intolerance,” according to a press release from the Appropriations Committee