The House Appropriations Committee’s Interior and Environment
Subcommittee adopted a bill today that slashes the National Endowment for the Humanities’ FY 14 funding by 49 percent ($71 million) from the current year’s level of $146 million. Click here to send
a message urging your Representative to oppose these devastating cuts.
The House Appropriations Committee is expected to take up the bill shortly, so it is important that you contact your Member of Congress today.
The Smithsonian Institution is funded at $660 million in the bill, a cut of $155 million (19%) below FY 13.
addition, funding for the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars would be eliminated under the bill.