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NEA Chair Says Houston ‘Gets It’ When it Comes to the Arts

Posted on · Since being confirmed the eleventh Chair of the National Endowment for the Arts, Jane Chu has been making a case to increase federal funding for the arts. She’s been crisscrossing the country to get a sense of how cities use the arts to improve society, and last month she made a stop in Houston where she […]

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Post-Election Analysis, The Full Menu, and NEA Chair: Houston Matters for Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014

Posted on · Republicans across Texas celebrated another sweep of statewide offices Tuesday night. Greg Abbott was elected Governor, and Dan Patrick Lieutenant Governor. Sid Miller was elected Agriculture Commissioner, George P. Bush won his bid for General Land Office Commissioner, Glenn Hegar becomes the new Comptroller, and Ryan Sitton was elected Railroad Commissioner. U.S. Senator John Cornyn […]