Leftists are notoriously touchy whenever anyone questions their patriotism, but the mask seems to be off with a California assemblyman’s proposal to scrap Lincoln’s and Washington’s birthday’s as holidays and replace them with the communist May Day.
Surreal as this sounds, it’s true. According to the Daily Caller:
The California Assembly discussed Thursday a bill that would replace Abraham Lincoln or George Washington’s birthday with International Socialist Workers’ Day as a paid holiday.
California Democrat Assemblyman Miguel Santiago introduced Bill AB-3042, which would allow schools to replace Washington Day and Lincoln Day with Presidents’ Day and install an “International Workers’ Day” — conventionally known as “May Day” — as a second holiday.
“I’m aghast that a bill like this would be able to get through committee,” California Republican Assemblyman Matthew Harper said to the […]