Bush Eyes Fed Budget Hike for Libraries

SomeOne sent in An ABCNews Story that says President Bush will ask Congress for 15 percent more federal money for libraries and museums next year than he requested for this year.

Bush\’s federal spending request, to be presented to lawmakers next month, will include $242 million for the Institute of Museum and Library Services, which dispenses federal dollars to the nation\’s 122,000 libraries and 15,000 museums.