Legislative Update: Federal Administration

Key Congressional Committees for Arts Policy

Find out if your legislator serves on one of these committees that impact the arts.

The following committees have jurisdiction over the amount of funding provided to the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities:

The following committees have jurisdiction over the amount of funding provided to the Office of Museum Services, the U.S. Department of Education (arts education programs), Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and the Corporation for National and Community Service:

The following committees have jurisdiction over education policy (including arts education programs) at the U.S. Department of Education:

The following committees have jurisdiction over all tax policies, including tax policies aimed at increasing giving to charitable organizations:

The following committees have jurisdiction over the amount of funding provided to the U.S. Department of State, including the Department’s Office of Citizen Exchanges and cultural diplomacy programs:

The following committees have jurisdiction over all legislative matters relating to regulation of communications issues:

Source: Americans for the Arts website, Updated March 19, 2017