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NEA

abbr.
1. National Education Association
2. National Endowment for the Arts
3. near-Earth asteroid
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NEA

or N.E.A.,

1. National Education Association.
2. National Endowment for the Arts.
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NEA officials acknowledged that it was one of the groups officially supporting the "March for Women's Lives." "We're not a sponsor, in the sense we did not provide for the logistics of the march," NEA spokesman Michael Pons told the Deseret Morning News.
* NEA DANCE FUNDING DECLINED FROM AN AVERAGE OF $5.7 MILLION BETWEEN 1988 AND 1995 TO $2.7 MILLION IN 1996.
Before his NEA appointment, he was dean of the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University in Houston, Texas.
Hebert says the NEA is concerned about the impact the stranded debt charge is having on OPG's more direct customers.
The Court decided that it was indeed constitutional for the NEA to consider "general standards of decency" in awarding grants.
Continues the report, "Choking off NEA funding is not an end in itself.
After Bob Dole's landmark attack on the teachers' unions at the 1996 Republican convention, the NEA conducted a study which concluded that "the NEA is now painted as the number one obstacle to better public schools." Ever since, the NEA and the AFT, which are set to merge starting later this year, have been struggling to improve their public image.
The total budget of the NEA is $167 million a year, which is one-thirteenth the cost of a single B-2 bomber.