National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman Testified at Fiscal Year 2011 House Appropriations Hearing
April 13, 2010
Washington, D.C. - The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, with Chairman James P. Moran (D-VA) and Ranking Member Michael K. Simpson (R-ID), held its hearing on the National Endowment for the Arts' Fiscal Year 2011 funding today at 9:30 am. The hearing was held in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill.
National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman presented the President's Fiscal Year 2011 budget request of $161.3 million to the House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee. The FY 2011 request includes support for the agency's ongoing Program and Partnership grants, as well as for Our Town, which seeks to invest $5 million in 35 communities for projects that put the arts at the center of creating sustainable, livable communities.
The NEA's Appropriations history is available on our website.
Please see Chairman Landesman's prepared testimony submitted to the Subcommittee.
A transcript of the session is also available.
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