Plan To Make California Arts Funding “Respectable” Fails

The state has a dismal record for funding the arts, and arts supporters hoped to inject new life into funding. “Backers said the bill would have secured $30 million or more each year for the California Arts Council, which has operated on $3 million to $5 million annual budgets since 2003 after peaking at $32 million in 2001.”

Source: Los Angeles Times 02/04/08