Eliminating the NEA would be a devastating blow to the arts in America. Despite the President's State of the Union speech last month proclaiming 'Americans fill the world with art and music,' there seems to be a disconnect on the need to invest in our nation's future support of the arts and arts education....Read more →
Votes are expected on Tuesday, with the President signing the legislation into law soon thereafter. Will you take two minutes now to tell your member of Congress how this will impact you and the arts?Read more →
Please act on this important call-to-action about the harmful impact of the newly announced GOP tax bill, H.R. 1, on artists and arts organizations.Read more →
Arts organizations and artists have been especially hard hit by the 2017 hurricane season. Follow our resource links and make your helpful donations today!Read more →
Advocacy news via the Americans for the Arts’ Arts Action News:
July 18, 2018
Late tonight, the full House Appropriations Committee met and approved funding for the National Endowment for the Arts at $145 million for FY 2018. While we’re still gathering details of the meeting, this completes the U.S. House committee consideration...Read more →
Among the numerous punishing items to 99% of Americans in the newly released White House FY2018 budget (many in direct contradiction to his campaign promises) is an allocation of funding necessary only for expenses needed to carry out the dissolution of our key federal cultural organizations.
(via the Americans for the Arts, May 23, 2017)Read more →
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From the Arts Action newsletter – join the movement:
• Funding: This week, Congress is expected to approve another kick-the-can-down-the-road funding patch. This funding patch will allow the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to...Read more →
Help advance the CREATE Act (S. 2948). Click below to take just two minutes to urge your Senator to co-sponsor this important legislation.
Urge your Senator to co-sponsor the Comprehensive Resources for Entrepreneurs in the Arts to Transform the Economy (CREATE) Act:
Of importance to note is that this legislation covers some key...Read more →