Soros Still Bankrolling Defund The Police Candidates
Despite record crime rates – George Soros is still bankrolling candidates that support defunding the police.
Soros has donated to a joint fundraising committee and PAC that supports 13 progressive candidates who back Defund The Police.
Liberal billionaire George Soros and his daughter, Andrea Soros Colombel, are bankrolling two entities that are supporting far-left politicians who back defunding the police, a Fox News Digital review of campaign finance records found.
The Soros money has flowed to a joint fundraising committee and a PAC attached to the efforts. The joint fundraising venture, called Lead the Way 2022, includes the Way to Lead PAC, Missouri Rep. Cori Bush’s campaign committee, and the campaigns of the 12 other progressive politicians attempting to enter Congress.
In 2021, 16 US cities set new homicide records.
At least 16 U.S. cities have set new homicide records in 2021, according to local police departments.
It’s a trend police departments have noted from East Coast to West, even as other violent crimes such as aggravated assault and non-violent crimes such as burglary decline in the same areas.
“It’s definitely worse this year, for us at least,” Rochester Police Department Public Information Officer Carlos Alvarado told Fox News Digital of the upstate New York city’s homicide numbers for 2021.