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The National Endowment for the Arts

Perennially threatened with extinction under Republican administrations, The National Endowment for the Arts' budget has been increased by $10 million. How'd that happen? Meet the new chairman, Dana Gioia, acclaimed poet, literary critic, educator and a former business executive who marketed Jello and Kool-Aid. <P> A note to our listeners: This program was recorded prior to the passage of the California State budget; though time references may be dated, statements of fact are still accurate.<BR>

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