The NEA now receives $148,000,000 in government money, which would immediately go away under Trump's plan.
President Trump has proposed the elimination of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, but the body, nor its subsidiaries NPR and PBS, plan on taking this lying down. Much of those funds go toward seed funds for projects across the state, and can "leverage often more than three times that amount in local funding, but really provide crucial support to get local projects off the ground", Wortzel said.
The endowments were created when legislation was signed by President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1965 and this is the first time a president has proposed getting rid of them. In it, Trump bemoans in a trumped-up quote: "We have not seen one single NEA-backed project come close to justifying its cost since the Swedish-American sculptor debuted his Pop Art masterpiece in 1970, challenging the way we grapple with questions of industrialization and decay".
"He was the one that laid the ground work for creation of the National Endowments for the Arts and Humanities", she said.
"Ninety percent of our funding comes from the NEH".
But the NEA's support of local artists is more than just funding, says Laura Zabel, executive director of Springboard for the Arts.
SUV becomes fireball after accident, hits gas pump According to local reports, the driver and his passenger, a 40-year-old woman, were both hospitalised with only minor injuries. Security cameras caught the moment a SUV plowed into a gas pump, causing it to burst into flames at a station in Seattle.
"If we didn't have that, that program wouldn't exist", he said. About $33,000 of that, or $66,000 with state dollars, "goes out to schools", Tzougros said. Senator Kristen Gillibrand teamed up with 24 USA senators to write a letter to the President encouraging him to continue funding the NEA and NEH, calling them the "drivers of innovation and economic prosperity".
"Rural communities in particular are not reached by other sources of funding for history, and literature programs, programs that are delivered through museums and libraries", Stephen Kidd, the executive director of the National Humanities Alliance, told TPM.
This year, the NEA is making $3.5 million in grants in MA. "For us to have that kind of stamp of approval has been fantastic in the growth of this company".
A map of where NEA grants are distributed in MA.
Cultural scenes in smaller towns and cities rely on grants from the NEA, says Fitchburg Art Museum director Nick Capasso.
Hollywood stars have also spoken out against the proposed cuts, with actor Mark Ruffalo denouncing it as "ripped from [Steve] Bannon's nationalistic playbook" and Julie Andrews calling it "mind-boggling" in an open letter published on CNN.
David Tuerck, president of the Beacon Hill Institute for Public Policy Research in Boston, says he's ambivalent about the NEA itself, but thinks the president should've talked to the country about the federal government's role in the arts before making such a drastic statement.
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The attack came shortly after a letter bomb exploded at the headquarters of the International Monetary Fund in Paris . Local emergency services used Twitter to advise residents of the town of about 50,000 inhabitants to stay at home.
They'll get a chance to own the record by themselves on Saturday against West Virginia (27-8), an 86-80 victor over Bucknell. I just want to keep this going as long as we can. "I'll always be happy we won", Farrell said .
The Trump administration is significantly increasing the number of US personnel inside Syria to support the assault. Their current focus is to encircle and ultimately capture Raqqa - Islamic State's base of operations in Syria.
The 31-year-old running back would have been due $18 million in salary against the cap in 2017 had he stayed in Minnesota. Patterson had wrote on Snapchat on Saturday he wanted to re-sign with Minnesota, and he addressed that Tuesday in Oakland.
Medina had initially entered a no contest plea on his manslaughter charge before amending it to guilty, the DA's office said. When their fight got physical, Medina picked up a sword they had and repeatedly stabbed Sutter, who died shortly thereafter.
But incredibly, she said that they escaped with only minor cuts and bruises after the blast, which injured about eight people. Ten people were reportedly hurt during an eruption of the volcano, which is the highest and most active in Europe.
The criminal offence carries a maximum penalty of a year's imprisonment and election watchdogs could overturn the result. It is understood Staffordshire Police has also sent a file, but this could not be confirmed by the CPS.
Families plead for Somali pirates to release ship's crew
The ship had been carrying fuel from Djibouti to Somalia's capital, Mogadishu , when it was approached by men in two skiffs. The gunmen have told a local official that they are fishermen whose equipment was destroyed by illegal fishing vessels.
Wales announce squad for Ireland game
He's been in our system for years. "It makes me laugh when people say we've got to get him in". Chris Coleman has explained his decision to leave Paul Dummett out of his Wales squad .