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July 25, 2018

Congress Sends Career-Technical Education Bill to President Trump

Momentum behind reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act has grown in recent weeks, after a lobbying effort by the Trump administration on Capitol Hill.

July 24, 2018

3 Things to Know About the New Bill Promising 'Debt-Free' Higher Education

The Democrats announced that their legislation would be a "sweeping reauthorization" of the nation's Higher Education Act. So what's in the bill?

July 23, 2018

Trump Priority Gathers Steam as Senate Passes Career-Technical Education Bill

Last reauthorized in 2006, the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act is a $1.1 billion program that provides grants to states.

July 17, 2018

Career and Technical Education Bill Expected to Clear Senate by Month's End

The Trump administration may soon get its wish when it comes to one of its major education policy priorities: a Senate-approved overhaul of federal career and technical education law.

July 11, 2018

Education Funding Bill Progresses in House After School Safety Money Restored

The House appropriations committee voted Wednesday to advance a bill providing a slight funding increase for the U.S. Department of Education, bringing overall funding to about $71 billion.

June 29, 2018

Lawmakers Demand Answers From DeVos About Unaccompanied Migrant Children's Education

In a letter to U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and three other cabinet secretaries, congressional Democrats ask how the government is ensuring that these children get required education services.

June 28, 2018

In Pushback to Janus Ruling, Democrats Tout Bill Affirming Union Power

Democrats in Congress sharply criticized the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling this week that prohibits public sector unions from collecting "fair share" fees from workers.

June 28, 2018

Education Bill That Omits Trump Merger Plan, Boosts Spending Advances in Senate

The legislation would set Education Department's discretionary budget for fiscal 2019 at nearly $71.6 billion, an increase of $540 million over fiscal 2018 levels.

June 26, 2018

Bipartisan Career and Technical Education Bill Approved by Key Senate Committee

The Senate bill to reauthorize the federal law for career and technical education would give states more power over setting goals. The Trump administration backs the legislation.

June 26, 2018

Senate Spending Bill Keeps Teacher Grant, Ignores DeVos Choice Proposal

The Trump administration has proposed significant cuts to the U.S. Department of Education's budget. But the Senate wants record funding for the agency.

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