Cover art of the current Washington budget. LGBT activists were unsuccessful in securing $3.5 million last year, an amount they’ve roughly quintupled for 2021. (Photo via dc.gov) Activists have asked Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser and the D.C. City Council to consider allocating $17.6 million to LGBT-serving community organizations in the District’s 2021 budget, a more than 80 percent increase over what they unsuccessfully requested last year — $3.5 million — for the current 2020 […]