Art Is Welfare For The Rich Liberal Elites? What?!
Big Picture Panel: Justin Duckham, Political Commentator & Jeff Stier, National Center For Public Policy Research. Donald Trump's budget plan would also eliminate federal funding for the arts. This proposal has drawn widespread criticism from the art community, but it's also won the support of many conservatives. *A recent study out of Southern Methodist University found that rich and poor Americans both benefit equally from arts funding.