Kansas Film Commission http://kcur.org en Arts Supporters Approve Funding for the Arts http://kcur.org/post/arts-supporters-approve-funding-arts <p><a href="http://www.kansas.gov/">Kansas Governor Sam Brownback</a> recently proposed restoring <em>some</em> funding for the state arts commission. Last year, Brownback withdrew <em>all</em> funding, making Kansas the first to end state funding for the arts.&nbsp;</p><p>The Governor&rsquo;s proposal calls for merging the <a href="http://arts.ks.gov/">Kansas Arts Commission</a> and <a href="http://www.filmkansas.com/">Kansas Film Commission</a> into a new Creative Industries Commission under the Department of Commerce. The combined budget: $200,000.</p> Mon, 16 Jan 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 10795 at http://kcur.org