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What is the National Endowment for the Arts and what would we lose without it? (For starters, works like 'Hamilton')

What is the National Endowment for the Arts and what would we lose without it? (For starters, works like 'Hamilton')

After Thursday’s announcement of President Trump’s budget blueprint, many are left worried about the fate of the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities, both of which have been earmarked for elimination.

Here’s a breakdown of what you should know about each organization and what stands to be lost if they’re defunded.

National Endowment for the Arts

Established: Created by the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of...

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