Updated NASAA Member Directory

Monday, August 4, 2008

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NationalAssembly of State Arts Agencies

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Thank You!

Come to Chattanooga!

In this “special edition” Executive Director’s Column, Tennessee Arts Commission Executive Director Rich Boyd describes how charming Chattanooga combines the appeal of a small town with the luxury and excitement of a big city. Arrive early for NASAA Assembly 2008 to make the most of adventures that will immerse you in nature and culture.


Announcements and Resources

News and Current Information

Welcome NASAA's new Communications Manager...New Tool Helps Shape Survey Questions . . . Guide to Youth Programs in Museums and Libraries . . . Aspen Institute Nonprofit Policy Proposals to Strengthen Communities


Legislative Update

NASAA Legislative Counsel Thomas L. Birch

Appropriations on Hold as Congress Adjourns For August Recess . . . Artist Visa Bill Pending Senate Action . . . Record Cosponsors for Artists' Charitable Deduction Bill


Frequently Asked Questions

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Did You Know?

Chattanooga has received national recognition for the revitalization of its downtown and riverfront and has been cited as a model for citizen involvement in community planning and decision making.