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So Many Studies, So Little Credibility (California)
Fox & Hounds ^ | 05/07/2014 | Kevin Dayton

Posted on 05/07/2014 8:30:51 AM PDT by aimhigh

Policy organizations on both the Left and the Right receive commissions and funding from foundations and other non-profit organizations established as social welfare organizations. But the Left in California gets two additional sources of funding: union-affiliated labor-management cooperation committees and public agencies.

Public agencies seem eager to fund projects that will justify spending more taxpayer money and increasing government authority. For example, consider the $1,590,000 in grants awarded by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (of the San Francisco Bay Area) on February 5, 2014.

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TOPICS: Government; US: California
KEYWORDS: grants; studies
The article lists the social justice projects receiving grants, such as, "Improved Skills, Better Wages and New Opportunities for Latino Day Laborers and Other Immigrant Low-Income Workers".
1 posted on 05/07/2014 8:30:51 AM PDT by aimhigh
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