The Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial. The American Ballet Theater. Hamilton. All of these have been in some way supported by the National Endowment for the Arts. The NEA is an independent government agency “dedicated to supporting excellence in the arts, both new and established; bringing the arts to all Americans; and providing leadership in arts education.”
The current administration has proposed a budget that eliminates funding for the NEA, sending a strong message about the importance of art in America, and destabilizing support for thousands.
Today, use our script to call your Senator and urge them to support the National Endowment for the Arts.