Action Alert / California State Assembly / California State Senate

URGENT: Increased State Arts Funding Decision Imminent – PLEASE ACT TODAY!

The Legislative Budget Conference Committee will meet on Tuesday, June 3 MONDAY, JUNE 2, and among the issues it will act upon is the increase in state arts funding that was recommended by the Assembly earlier this month. This is a critical moment for what we believe is our best chance in over a decade to restore … Continue reading

Action Alert / California Arts Council / California State Assembly

Breaking News: $10 Million Increase for California Arts Council Passes Assembly Subcommittee!

State arts funding got a big boost today as the Assembly Budget Subcommittee 4 approved a $10 million increase.  Yes votes were Chairman Tom Daly (D-Anaheim) and Assemblymembers Adrin Nazarian (D-Sherman Oaks) and Kevin Mullin (D-South San Francisco).  Abstaining was Assemblymember Travis Allen (R-Huntington Beach).  Voting no was Assemblymember Donald Wagner (R-Irvine), who had signed … Continue reading

Action Alert / California Arts Council / California State Assembly / California State Senate

URGENT: Your letter is needed NOW to urge increased state arts funding!

Please use the following as your model letter template, then send a fax (on your own letterhead) to the recipients at the bottom and those designated to receive copies. [Click “Continue reading” to see letter template!]         May 19, 2014 The Honorable Mark Leno                         The Honorable Nancy Skinner California State Senate                                California … Continue reading