FEDERAL BUDGET NEWS - YOUR ACTION REQUESTED TODAY!
CLA Latest News: March 2017
Dear California Library Community:
If you have not yet seen the news this morning, the new Federal budget (among other things) eliminates the IMLS.
ALA Press Release – President’s budget proposal to eliminate federal library funding 'counterproductive and short-sighted'
· Budget from White House – America First
· Details about the budget – What Trump cut in his budget
Washington Post: 3.16.2017 by Kim Soffen and Denise Lu
· Calvert, 42nd District (Corona/IE)
· Valadao, 21st District (Hanford)
· Roybal-Allard, 40th District (Commerce)
· Lee, 13th District (East Bay)
· Aguilar, 31st District (San Bernardino/IE)
· Library Services & Technology Act Funding in California
Please get on the phone with your representatives today, this is urgent.
President, California Library Association