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Posted on: Dec 6, 2013
Creative industries led by Hollywood account for about $504 billion, or at least 3.2 percent of U.S. goods and services, the government said in its first official measure of how the arts and culture affect the economy.
Posted on: Nov 22, 2013
Special thanks to Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and John Thune (R-SD) for releasing a “Dear Colleague” letter on November 20th, in conjunction with the National Fly-In Day to Protect Charitable Giving that was sponsored by 200+ national organizations, including Americans for the Arts and the Arts Action Fund.
Posted on: Nov 13, 2013
The U.S. House of Representatives announced today a rare mid-term shuffle of Appropriations Subcommittee Chairmanships due in large part to the departure of three members.
Posted on: Oct 25, 2013
A new study published in the journal of Economic Development Quarterly found that children who engage in the arts have a higher tendency to become successful business people as adults.
Posted on: Oct 11, 2013
A couple of weeks ago, the Arts Action Fund (@ArtsActionFund #49AAF) launched a Twitter campaign counting down 49 ways the NEA enhances our communities to build support for our petition opposing a 49% funding cut to this remarkable agency.
Posted on: Oct 4, 2013
Closed doors and gates, completely darken interiors - the only sign of life are white posters fluttering in the autumn breeze. Welcome to D.C during a government shutdown!