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SAVEtheNEA Timeline

Click to view a 2017 timeline of advocacy actions that Arts Action Fund members took to #SAVEtheNEA this year.

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Goodbye, Republican Congress

By Earle Mack, published Monday, November 27th in The Hill

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UPDATED! 10 Reasons to Support the Arts

By Randy Cohen

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Fall 2017 Arts Action news

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Vol. III 2017 Quarterly Member Newsletter Support the Arts Action Fund PAC. Message from President & CEO Robert Lynch As you can see in this quarter’s Arts Action Fund newsletter, the theme is economic impact. From newspaper headlines across the country to briefings on Capitol Hill, state legislative chambers and city halls, the golden number that we all need to memorize is that the nonprofit arts are a $166.3 billion annual industry in America.

We’re very grateful to the federal, state, and local elected officials, business leaders and arts administrators, who are helping to spread the word about the powerful economic impact of the arts in strengthening cities and enriching lives. In fact, one of our important public partners, the National League of Cities, recently released its annual Top 10 Issues impacting cities. While it may not shock you to read that “economic development” was on the very top

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National Arts in Education Week

Join us in celebration of National Arts In Education Week from September 10-16, 2017.

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National Arts in Education Week

Join us in celebration of National Arts In Education Week from September 10-16, 2017.

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A Giant in Arts Education Research Passes

Blog by Nina Ozlu Tunceli, Executive Director of Americans for the Arts Action Fund

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Leveraging One’s Case for the Arts: AKA Maximizing One’s Visit to Lawmakers

Read an advocacy story of upstate NY arts advocates, by Naj Wikoff

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House Appropriations Committee Approves NEA Funding

House Appropriations Committee met and approved funding for the National Endowment for the Arts at $145 million for FY 2018.

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Arts and Politics in the Trump Era

View the #AFTACON session presentation on Arts and Politics in the Trump Era

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