LA City Council Closer to Official Support of AB580

LA City Council Closer to Official Support of AB580

Fri, 05/17/2013 - 10:18am
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The Los Angeles City Council moved one step closer to passing an official resolution in support of AB 580, the California Assembly bill that would fund the California Arts Council with $75 million dollars for the next fiscal year.

Arts for LA Issues Statement on Mayor Villaraigosa's Proposed Budget

Arts for LA Issues Statement on Mayor Villaraigosa's Proposed Budget

Thu, 05/02/2013 - 8:58am

Photo: City of LA SealOn Wednesday, Arts for LA sent a statement to Councilmember Paul Krekorian expressing support for Mayor Villaraigosa's proposed budget for the next fiscal year, which runs July 1, 2013, through June 30, 2014.  Krekorian serves as chairman on the Budget and Finance Committee of the Los Angeles City Council and will oversee the process of soliciting comment and providing feedback on the budget before the City Council vot

Impact of Brown's Budget on Arts Ed in California

Impact of Brown's Budget on Arts Ed in California

Tue, 01/22/2013 - 9:55am

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Governor’s Budget Favors Local Autonomy and Eliminates Most Categorical Funding

National Endowment for the Arts Funding Reduction Proposed

National Endowment for the Arts Funding Reduction Proposed

Fri, 06/22/2012 - 9:05am

Arts Action Fund logoAccording to a bulletin from Americans for the Arts Action Fund, the U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Interior Subcommittee included a reduction of $14 million to the National Endowment for the Arts budget in their FY 2013 funding legislation.

UTLA Reaches Agreement with LAUSD; Centrally Funded Arts Teachers Restored

UTLA Reaches Agreement with LAUSD; Centrally Funded Arts Teachers Restored

Mon, 06/18/2012 - 4:15pm

LAUSD logoUnited Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA) members voted to approve an agreement reached earlier this month with the Los Angeles Unified School District.  While the vote saves thousands of jobs in the district, including centrally funded arts education staff, it

LA City Budget Approved

LA City Budget Approved

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Tue, 05/22/2012 - 12:51pm

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Governor's Revised Budget Raises November Election Stakes

Governor's Revised Budget Raises November Election Stakes

Fri, 05/18/2012 (All day)

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On May 14, Governor Jerry Brown released the May Revision for California’s 2012 - 2013 budget. The revised budget estimates a deficit of $15.7 billion, up 71% from the original January estimate of $9.2 billion.

Plan to Maintain LAUSD Arts - Update

Plan to Maintain LAUSD Arts - Update

Fri, 05/04/2012 (All day)

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LA DCA Budget Update

LA DCA Budget Update

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Fri, 05/04/2012 (All day)

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City of LA 2012/13 Budget Hearings

City of LA 2012/13 Budget Hearings

Mon, 03/19/2012 (All day)
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City of LA sealThe City of Los Angeles is holding public Regional Budget Hearings to provide opportunities for citizens to express their budget priorities for the upcoming fiscal year.  The City Council's Budget and Finance Committee will be in attendance, along with representatives from many city departments.  Arts advocates are encouraged to attend, and ask questions about the City's ongoing commitment to arts and culture.