• Posts Tagged ‘Congress’

    Urgent Action Needed To Protect Health Care

    by  • March 23, 2017 • Calls to Action, News

    UPDATE: The legislation was pulled on Friday afternoon (March 24th) and thus defeated (for now) THANK YOU to all who advocated!!

    From the ACT Coalition:

    We expect the U.S. House of Representatives to vote on the American Health Care Act tonight. We still have an opportunity to stop this harmful...

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    Action Needed On Trump Budget

    by  • March 16, 2017 • Calls to Action, News

    As expected, the Trump proposed budget is very bad news for arts and culture. It proposes to eliminate all federal funding for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), National Public Radio  (NPR), the Institute of Museums and Library Services, and many many...

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    A joint letter from Boston art museum directors

    by  • February 25, 2017 • Issues, News

    The following joint letter was posted Feb. 24, 2016, to friends and supporters of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, the MIT List Visual Arts Center, the Institute of Contemporary Art, the Harvard Art Museums, and the Museum of Fine Arts. Please forward to your friends and networks:

    As directors of Boston’s art museums, we serve...

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    Protect Your Copyright: How to respond to the Library of Congress survey, deadline Jan. 31!

    by  • January 23, 2017 • Calls to Action, News

    Protecting your copyright is now as important as ever!

    Please refer to our previous post to learn why it is so important to respond to the Librarian of Congress’ survey, then read on for help with creating an intelligent and effective response to the survey.

    Thanks to the Illustrators Partnership of America for the following advice.


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    Urgent Action Needed: Help Save Health Care!

    by  • January 11, 2017 • Calls to Action, News

    MALC is a strong supporter of health care reform for our state as well as on the national level. Our statewide health care reform efforts, along with the national effort (the Affordable Care Act/Obama Care), have enabled artists of all disciplines to get needed health care and health care coverage.

    Please take a moment and support the...

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