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Privatization of State Arts Agency Sets Dangerous Precedent

With many leaders calling for privatization of government functions, it is important to understand the impacts of outsourced state activities.
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Gov't Shouldn't Cut Art to Save Budgets

In budget cuts, arts programs are often the first to go, even though art education provides socio-economic well-being.