Minnesota Citizens for the Arts

MCA To Receive Sally Award

1/2/03 Minnesota Citizens for the Arts to Recieve Sally Ordway Irvine Award! We at MCA are very proud to announce that we, and our lobbyist Larry Redmond, will be recieving a “Sally” award next week. Celebrating eleven years of the...

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What can arts constituents do?

12/20/02 Minnesota State Budget Cuts Imminent As Deficit nears $5 billion What can arts constituents do? Attend ARTS ADVOCACY DAY at the STATE CAPITOL FEBRUARY 27, 2003 Save the Date! Although Minnesota is facing a historic deficit...

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Now is the time to join MCA!

12/10/02 The state of Minnesota has just announced a deficit that nears $5 billion. Across the country, most other states are also posting deficits. State funding supports the artists and arts organizations that you love in every corner of...

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HOW THE ELECTION WILL AFFECT THE ARTS

11/13/02 IN MINNESOTA: No matter who had won the elections, the next big story will be how those in control deal with the state’s nearly $3 billion dollar budget deficit. With many pledges having been made not to raise taxes, and a deficit...

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Know the Candidates

11/01/02 Welcome to the many hundreds of new arts advocates who have joined the Arts Alert list in the past several weeks! “If more politicians knew poetry, and more poets knew politics, I am convinced the world would be a little better...

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Senator Paul Wellstone

10/30/02 We are shocked and saddened by the loss of Senator Paul Wellstone, his wife, daughter, staff members and pilots. Senator Wellstone was a vigorous supporter of the arts in the Senate, a true friend who will be missed in our state’s...

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Survey Results Now Posted

10/9/02 “If more politicians knew poetry, and more poets knew politics, I am convinced the world would be a little better place in which to live.” -President John F. Kennedy FIND OUT WHAT THE CANDIDATES THINK ABOUT THE ARTS Survey...

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Candidates on Arts Education

9/25/02 “If more politicians knew poetry, and more poets knew politics, I am convinced the world would be a little better place in which to live.” -President John F. Kennedy We thought you might be interested in the following...

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Three Important Items

9/20/02 1. Charitable Deduction for Minnesota AMT Taxpayers Restored 2. MN Candidates for Governor Make Arts Views Known 3. More “Telling Our Stories” Advocacy 101 Seminars Offered. 1. Charitable Deduction for Minnesota AMT Taxpayers...

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Charitable Deduction for Minnesota AMT Taxpayers

9/13/02 Charitable Deduction for Minnesota AMT Taxpayers Struck Down by State Supreme Court; Can We Fix it in the Special Session Next Week? Recently, the Minnesota State Supreme Court struck down an established provision in state law that...

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Remember to Vote

9/9/02 VOTE IN THE PRIMARY ON TUESDAY On Tuesday, September 10, 2002 you have an opportunity to vote for candidates in a variety of offices in the primary election. This preliminary step in the voting process is the way that the field is narrowed...

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Help Elect an Arts Governor

8/21/02 NEWS from Minnesota Citizens for the Arts: 1. Arts Advocacy Seminars Offered in Greater Minnesota 2. Help Elect an Arts Governor Arts Advocacy Seminars Offered in Greater Minnesota The Forum of Regional Arts Councils, in cooperation with...

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