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NEXT UPDATE.....

So, following the last post, the full legislature put out the proposal for $500,000 for grants for New Mexico Arts. THAT DIDN'T WORK, So now, we are back to SUPPORTING SENATOR PETE CAMPOS. See the original post below. Call your Legislators! Now!

Hey Arts Supporters in New Mexico! We need your help!Please support Senator Pete Campos’s amendment to House Bill 2 to increase arts services grants by $255,000. Call or email members of the Senate Finance Committee (https://www.nmlegis.gov/Staff_Directory?Entity=LFC) and ask for their support for the first increase in 20 years. These additional funds support New Mexico jobs and will be distributed across the state. Call or email ASAP!

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NEW UPDATE ON ARTS FUNDING ISSUE: The House Appropriations and Finance Committee will be reviewing HB 485 to increase arts services grants by $500,000 today, March 2nd in Room 307 at the Roundhouse. The meeting starts at 10 am. The bill is 16th on the agenda. To keep updated on the meeting progress watch the live stream available on the legislature website. 
http://www.ltgov.state.nm.us/Watch_Now.aspx

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WE NEED YOUR HELP NOW!

Hey Arts Supporters in New Mexico! We need your help!
Please support Senator Pete Campos’s amendment to House Bill 2 to increase arts services grants by $255,000. Call or email members of the Senate Finance Committee (https://www.nmlegis.gov/Staff_Directory?Entity=LFC) and ask for their support for the first increase in 20 years. These additional funds support New Mexico jobs and will be distributed across the state. Call or email ASAP!

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