State Issues

RACC works with the Cultural Advocacy Coalition, the Oregon Arts Commission, and the Oregon Cultural Trust  to foster the development of the arts across Oregon and assure their excellence in order to enrich the lives of Oregonians.

Below is a listing of current State Issues:

Culture in the 2015 Legislative Session (a summary)


Issued by the Cultural Advocacy Coalition on 7/16/15

On July 6, 2015, at 6:04 p.m. the 79th Session of the Oregon Legislature adjourned “Sine Die.”  Over the 155 days of the session, the 90 elected members of the...

Oregonians invest a record $4.4 million in culture in 2014


Oregonians increased their investment in culture by more than 7 percent in 2014, donating a record $4.4 million to the Oregon Cultural Trust – a full $300,000 more than the previous year.

A total of $678,331 in donations was received...

Staff to Contact

Mary Bauer
Communications Associate