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85th Texas Legislative Session – Updates!

Apr 20, 2017

  *   Texas Commission on the Arts – Saved with Your Help – But More Help Needed Ahead! Thank you all for letting our Texas legislators know that you, their constituents, value the Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) and support the full appropriation to enable the TCA to continue to provide public resources for the arts…

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Trump Proposes Eliminating the Arts and Humanities Endowments

Mar 16, 2017

Funding from the National Endowment for the Arts, for example, helped the Dallas Museum of Art buy this Chris Burden work, “All the Submarines of the United States of America” (1987), seen in 2013 at the New Museum in New York. Credit Philip Greenberg for The New York Times A deep fear came to pass…

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Americans for the Arts Statements: The Arts Put America to Work

Mar 1, 2017

  As Congress and the Trump Administration prepare the federal budget for Fiscal Year 2018, Americans for the Arts is working to remind our elected officials about the economic importance of federal funding for the arts, specifically through the National Endowment for the Arts. This morning, ads appeared in the New York Post and The…

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