• Posts Tagged ‘NEA’

    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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    Support the National Dance Education Organization’s advocacy on Capitol Hill, Thursday, October 6th!

    by  • October 5, 2016 • Calls to Action, Issues, News

    National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) is holding a day of Dance/Arts Advocacy on Capitol Hill this Thursday, October 6th!

    Guest blogger Karen K. Bradley will be there and shares with us what the NDEO will be advocating in DC!

    If you can’t be there on Oct 6th, you can advocate to the U.S. Congress in support of...

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    Good news for Arts and Arts Education policies

    by  • December 18, 2015 • Events, Legislation, News

    Arts and Arts Education policies move forward in Washington

    Two arts-related bills were released by Congress this week:

    1. FY2016 Consolidated Appropriations Act
    2. Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act.

    Highlights include:

    • The budget for the NEA was increased to $147.949 million to the President’s request.
    • The budget for the U.S.. Department of Educations’ Arts in Education program also increased to...

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