Funding for the Arts
Various artists and others testified about funding for the arts and the importance of the arts in all areas of life. The mayor of Honolulu talked about the role arts can play in economic development in cities.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Legend, John Musician
- Lynch, Robert L. President and CEO Americans for the Arts
- Redford, Robert Filmmaker
- Seward, Olivia Student
- Shays, Christopher U.S. Representative [R] Connecticut
- Slaughter, Louise U.S. Representative [D] New York
- Spector, Jonathan President and CEO Conference Board
- Washington, Kerry Actress
- Calvert, Ken U.S. Representative [R] California
- Chandler, Albert "Ben" U.S. Representative [D] Kentucky
- Dicks, Norman "Norm" U.S. Representative [D] Washington
- Emerson, Jo Ann U.S. Representative [R] Missouri
- Moran, James "Jim" U.S. Representative [D] Virginia
- Pastor, Ed U.S. Representative [D] Arizona
- Tiahrt, Todd U.S. Representative [R] Kansas
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