Mitt Romney Would Cut US Federal Cultural Agencies By Half

The persistent Republican presidential hopeful, an off-again-on-again frontrunner, says that “he doesn’t want to eliminate the NEA, NEH or the two other agencies but would cut their aggregate funding by half. The NEA and NEH now receive $155 million per year each – among the smallest agency appropriations in the federal budget.”

Source: Los Angeles Times 11/10/11