Governor Brown Approves Budget with $5M Increase for California Arts Council

Governor Brown Approves Budget with $5M Increase for California Arts Council

Fri, 06/20/2014 - 3:15pm

Today, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed a state budget that includes a one-time $5 million increase in general fund support for the California Arts Council. This is the first time in over ten years the arts have seen an increase of general fund monies, after support for the Arts Council was cut by 94% in 2003.

CA Arts Advocates Connects to National Advocacy Leadership

CA Arts Advocates Connects to National Advocacy Leadership

Tue, 07/10/2012 - 12:15am

California Contingent, Arts Advocacy Day 2010Americans for the Arts announced this week California arts leader Brad Erickson will serve as vice chair of the State Arts Action Network Council.