Articles about "HEA"

Mar 12, 2018

Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) introduced new legislation this week to improve school safety.  The School Safety and Mental Health Service Improvement Act would amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) to expand the allowable...

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Nov 02, 2017

Presenters include: 

Senator Patty Murray (D-WA)
Frank Clemente, Americans for Tax Fairness
Deborah Weinstein, Coalition on Human Needs
Jim Weill, FRAC (Moderator)

The tax cut plan to be taken up in the House Committee on Ways and Means star...

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Feb 13, 2017

The House of Representatives approved two resolutions this week that would roll back regulations in two areas: accountability and State plan rules under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and teacher preparation rules under the Higher Ed...

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Aug 14, 2015

As members of the House and Senate enjoy a month-long break from Washington, the number of legislative priorities that are in need of attention in September continue to pile up. Time-sensitive issues such as the annual appropriation bills a...

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Jun 13, 2014

The Senate subcommittee on Appropriations for the Departments of Labor/Health and Human Services/Education (Labor/HHS/ED) met on June 10th and reported out a spending plan for the upcoming fiscal year.  The anticipation was that the full co...

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