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URGENT!!! TIME FOR ACTION - WE NEED YOU

Dear Art Friends: Below is an important message form the Partnership for the Arts. You may recall that your actions this spring prompted a special request from legislators to "please stop sending messages - we get the point." Well, it's time to let the…Read More

Lt. Gov. to arts community: back to square one

The Governor can still strike arts funding from the budget...

Here is the most recent story covering this issue of great concern. http://www.nola.com/news/index.ssf/2009/06/in_latest_legislative_maneuver.html

Update from Tommy Usrey Advocacy Chairman for LPAA

For those of you who missed it, we had a wonderfully productive day in the Capitol on Wednesday. For those of you who were there, I thank you for your invaluable time and presence as we spoke personally with legislators about the restoration of vital funding…Read More

Urgent Notice about Louisiana Division of the Arts!!!!

Several weeks ago the House Appropriations Committee wisely RESTORED funding for Decentralized Arts Funding and Statewide Arts Funding grants in the state budget. The full House will start debating HB1, the budget, tomorrow (Thurs, May 14), and we need to…Read More

An important Message about next week

Thank you to everyone. The Facebook Cause Page is over 5k strong! Below is an important message from LPA. All the Best, Mark. Just wanted to remind everyone that the House Appropriations Committee will be taking testimony next Thursday, April 23rd in Hearing…Read More
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