Ending Cal. Arts Funding Is Shortsighted (And Costly)

A proposal to zero out the California Arts Council will make recovering it difficult later. “Eliminating the Arts Council in a bad budget year is like taking your car to the junkyard because you can’t afford to buy gas this week. Times will get better, and when they do, re-creating a state arts council will be far more costly and complex than keeping the existing one in place.”