The New York state legislature hasn't consistently significantly funded to the arts, but would new lawmakers change that and help sustain small arts organizations? State Sen. Jose Serrano tells "In Focus" Host Cheryl Wills his perspective. Martine Sainvil and Kweighbaye Kotee also analyze why the state hasn't often supported the field, and explain some of the economic benefits of investing in the arts.

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