Here’s a list – not everything, mind you but just a very short list – of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s demands in 1,432-page  the House coronavirus ‘stimulus’ legislation:

  • $100,000,000 to NASA, page 17
  • $200,000,000 for salaries and expenses at Federal Communications Commission, pg 43
  • $20,000,000,000 to the USPS, page 53
  • $300,000,000 to the Endowment for the Arts, page 77
  • $300,000,000 for the Endowment for the Humanities, page 77
  • $15,000,000 for Veterans Employment Training, page 84
  • $435,000,000 for mental health support, page 92
  • $30,000,000,000 for the Department of Education stabilization fund, page 110
  • $200,000,000 to Safe Schools Emergency Response to Violence Program, page 117
  • $300,000,000 to Public Broadcasting, page 125
  • $500,000,000 to Institute of Museums and Libraries Services, page 126
  • $210 million for Social Security assistance payments, page 127
  • $510 million for Social Security administrative costs, page 127
  • $25,000,000 for Cleaning supplies for the Capitol Building, page 136
  • $7,500,000 to the Smithsonian Institution, page 75
  • $35,000,000 to the JFK Center for the Performing Arts, page 76
  • $25,000,000 for additional salary for House of Representatives, page 134
  • $3,000,000,000 upgrade to the IT department at the VA
  • $315,000,000 for State Department Diplomatic Programs, page 146
  • $95,000,000 for the Agency of International Development, page 146
  • $300,000,000 for International Disaster Assistance, page 147
  • $300,000,000 for Migrant and Refugee Assistance pg 147
  • $90,000,000 for the Peace Corp pg 148
  • $13,000,000 to Howard University pg 121
  • 9,000,000 Misc Senate Expenses pg 134
  • $100,000,000 to Essential Air carriers
  • $40,000,000,000 goes to the Take Responsibility to Workers and Families Act. This sounds like it’s direct payments for workers. Pg 164
  • $1,000,000,000 Airlines Recycle and Save Program pg 163
  • $25,000,000 to the FAA for administrative costs pg 165

  • $526,000,000 Grants to Amtrak
  • $13,000,000 to Howard University pg 121
  • $25,000,000,000 for Transit Infrastructure pg 169
  • $492,000,000 to National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak) pg 167
  • $3,000,000 Maritime Administration pg 172
  • $5,000,000 Salaries and Expensive Office of the Inspector General pg 172
  • $2,500,000 Public and Indian Housing pg 175
  • $5,000,000 Community Planning and Development pg 175
  • $2,500,000 Office of Housing
  • $1,500,000,000 Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Office of Public and Indian Housing, $1 million of which can be used as “additional administrative and other expenses”. pg 176
  • $720,000,000 to the public housing fund pg 177
  • $100,000,000 for Community Block Grants for Native Americans pg 183
  • $250,000,000 for Housing Block Grants for Tribes pg 182
  • $130,000,000 for AIDS Housing pg 185
  • $15,000,000,000 for the Community Development Fund pg 188
  • $5,000,000,000 in Homeless Assistance pg 193
  • $100,000,000,000 for Rental Assistance – pg 198
  • $7,000,000 to enforce the Fair Housing Act – pg 203
  • Paid Family Leave for Sickness is 2 paid work weeks pg 213
  • Emergency Family Leave now applies to all employers, not just companies over 500 employees pg 208
  • Guarantees paid leave to employees who have an in-law who gets sick pg 209
  • $1,000,000,000 for more Obamaphones

And of course, no voter ID would be required to get a ballot and anonymous “ballot harvesting”.  See page 650.

Let’s crowd-source the review of the rest of the spending in the legislation.  Send your findings with page number sourcing to me at Dave.Trabert@KansasPolicy.org.

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