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Celebrities react to Trump's proposed budget cuts for the arts

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President Donald Trump unveiled proposed budget cuts on Thursday that has garnered celebrity reaction on social media.

The proposal called for the elimination of funding for the National Endowment of the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Cooperation for Public Broadcasting, which supports programs, including PBS and NPR.

In turn, the cuts would help provide funds for defense spending.

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Several Hollywood personalities immediately took to Twitter where they spoke out against the proposed budget cuts.

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Trump has not responded to the celebrity reaction.