MAM rejects the federal budget proposed by Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI), which would defund and effectively eliminate the Institute of Museum and Library Services as well as defund the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Public Broadcasting Service. For more on MAM's position, click here.
MAM has also added its signature to a statement prepared by the American Alliance of Museums
on behalf of state and regional museum associations, directed at Representatives Ryan and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), who are heading up the budget committee. For a copy of the AAM letter, click here