Friday, February 10, 2012
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NASAA's new president recognizes the challenges that state arts agency leaders continue to face; reminds us of the plentiful support, resources and community offered by NASAA; and shares tips for building relationships with state legislators to generate meaningful dialogue about the public value of the arts. . . .
Congress convened in mid-January to begin its second legislative session. Regarding appropriations, we might expect something of a rerun this year, such as proposals to eliminate or severely cut NEA funding. Again, arts advocates will look to shore up the support of Republican and Democratic champions who took up the cause in the 2012 appropriations process and defended the value of federal arts funding. . . .
Leveraging creative sector assets in Connecticut . . . Collaborating for arts access in West Virginia schools . . . Promoting cultural tourism in New Mexico . . .