January 2013
Jan 16
Jan 16, 2013
The Committee for Education Funding is reporting (Jan 16) that the White House initiative on gun violence will have the following education elements:

·A new Comprehensive School Safety programthatwill give$150 millionto school districts and ...

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Jan 13
Jan 13, 2013

January 13, 2013 – More on the fiscal cliff and funding issues – the Committee for Education Funding held a meeting last week and reviewed what we know and what we can expect by way of the fiscal issues over the next few months. There have ...

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Jan 09
Jan 09, 2013


Expanding Early Care and Education for Homeless Children

Ensuring the early learning and development of our country's youngest children is essential to the work of the Administration for Children and Families (ACF). Supporting the well-bein...

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Jan 07
Jan 07, 2013

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Democrats (12)
Tom Harkin, Iowa - Chair
Barbara Mikulski, Maryland
Patty Murray, Washington
Bernard Sanders, Vermont (I)
Bob Casey, Pennsylvania
Kay Hagan, North Carolina
Al Franken, Minnes...

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Jan 05
Jan 05, 2013

January 6, 2013 – Where does the fiscal cliff deal leave us?

The fiscal cliff deal of January 1st is now history. Basically the federal government decided to raise revenues to take a step to close the deficit. Now all eyes are on the nex...

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Jan 01
Jan 01, 2013

With the House vote on the fiscal cliff deal set for later on New Year’s Day, it is important to note what this deal will mean for parts of the education community. The sequester is still in play, just delayed for 60 days. The debate on how...

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