CTE, which governs roughly $1.13 billion in Career and Technical Education money, was last reauthorized back in 2006.
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September 16, 2013
September 12, 2013
The U.S. Department of Education is taking a very minimal role in helping to implement President Barack Obama's signature health care law.
September 11, 2013
Brokedown Congress is gearing up for its umpteenth game of fiscal chicken, with education caught in the cross-hairs.
September 09, 2013
Congress is back in town this week, but education legislation is likely to remain on the back burner in both chambers for the next month.
July 31, 2013
The U.S. House is expected to vote today on a bill that would initially lower interest rates on student loans and tie future rates to the market.
July 30, 2013
It's clear the Kentucky and Tennessee Republicans have become buddies on school choice, a K-12 issue that unites most in the GOP and has political implications on both sides of the aisle.
July 26, 2013
Alexander and teaparty favorite Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., will talk up school choice.
July 24, 2013
A Senate bill passed July 24 could mean lower rates for students come this fall. But it could result in much higher rates in years to come.
July 24, 2013
A House panel put off a vote on an K-12 spending bill, a move advocates think might be driven by the magnitude of cuts.
July 18, 2013
Conservative lawmakers won a big concession today on the teacher-evaluation portion of a bill to renew the No Child Left Behind Act.