Save this content for laterSave this content on your device for later, even while offline Sign in with FacebookSign in with your Facebook account Close

Museum group to honor 2 lawmakers on Capitol Hill

By: The Associated Press
February 25, 2014 Updated: February 25, 2014 at 3:30 am
0

WASHINGTON (AP) — The American Alliance of Museums is honoring two lawmakers on Capitol Hill for their support of U.S. museums.

On Tuesday, the museum group is honoring Sen. Tom Udall of New Mexico, along with Rep. Michael Grimm of New York, for their support of U.S. museums. The recognition coincides with the museum group's Museum Advocacy Day in Congress.

Museum professionals from across the country will visit lawmakers Tuesday to urge support for museum and arts funding.

The American Alliance of Museums says Udall has been a leader in supporting funding for the National Endowment for the Arts and National Endowment for the Humanities, despite budget cuts. The group says Grimm has been a leading supporter of the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Register to the Colorado Springs Gazette
Incognito Mode Your browser is in Incognito mode

You vanished!

We welcome you to read all of our stories by signing into your account. If you don't have a subscription, please subscribe today for daily award winning journalism.

Register to the Colorado Springs Gazette
Subscribe to the Colorado Springs Gazette

It appears that you value local journalism. Thank you.

Subscribe today for unlimited digital access with 50% fewer ads for a faster browsing experience.

Already a Subscriber? LOGIN HERE

Wake up with today's top stories in your inbox

Wake up with today's top stories in your inbox

or
Already a print subscriber?
Already a digital subscriber?
 
This is your last FREE article for the month
This is your last FREE article for the month

Subscribe now and enjoy Unlimited Digital Access to Gazette.com

Only 99 cents for Unlimited Digital Access for 1 month
Then $2.31/week, billed monthly, cancel anytime
Already a print subscriber?
Already a digital subscriber?

 
You have reached your article limit for the month
You have reached your article limit for the month

We hope that you've enjoyed your complimentary access to Gazette.com

Only 99 cents for Unlimited Digital Access for 1 month
Then $2.31/week, billed monthly, cancel anytime
Already a print subscriber?
Already a digital subscriber?

 
articles remaining
×
Thank you for your interest in local journalism.
Gain unlimited access, 50% fewer ads and a faster browsing experience.