President Signs Most Preservation-Friendly Appropriations Bill in History

December 21, 2019

Last night, the president signed into law the most preservation-friendly appropriations bill in history. The National Trust for Historic Preservation and our partners advocated for many of the funding increases and policy provisions included in the final funding bill. The provisions impact issues and places that you have taken action on, from submitting public comments to contacting your members of Congress.

Key highlights include:

Learn more about the preservation programs and initiatives that have been positively impacted by this bill.

Continuing Advocacy

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