Rep. Grimm Honored By Museum Group

WASHINGTON -

The American Alliance of Museums on Tuesday honored two lawmakers, including Staten Island Rep. Michael Grimm, for their support of U.S. museums despite severe budget cuts, The Associated Press reported. Grimm, along with Sen. Tom Udall of New Mexico, received their recognition on Museum Advocacy Day, when museum professionals from across the country visit lawmakers to urge support for museum and arts funding.