February 12, 2014 7:07 PM

Obama to pick Kansas City's Jane Chu to lead National Endowment for the Arts

The woman who runs the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts may be headed for a higher post. President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced his intention to nominate Jane Chu, president and CEO of the Kauffman Center since 2006, to be chairwoman of the National Endowment for the Arts.

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