Will the president again seek education spending cuts? Will a big merger idea from last summer get revived? How will Congress react? Those are a few questions heading into fiscal 2020.
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February 24, 2019
Could a president declare a national emergency on the achievement gap? Teacher shortages? Or the long-term economic impact of not preparing enough students for the jobs of the future?
February 20, 2019
More than $500 million in funding for construction projects at schools serving the children of military personnel could be in jeopardy, says an analysis circulated by the House Appropriations Committee.
February 12, 2019
In a campaign rally for his father, the president's eldest son told young conservatives to "Keep up that fight. Bring it to your schools. ... You can think for yourselves. They can't.
February 06, 2019
The president's plea to Congress in his State of the Union address was devoid of details, Which means that if Congress even sneezes in the direction of choice, Trump and his team may be able to claim victory.
February 05, 2019
President Donald Trump used his second State of the Union address to call on Congress to pass new school choice legislation and paid family leave for new parents.
February 05, 2019
President Donald Trump has invited a 6th-grade student from Wilmington, Del., to sit in first lady Melania Trump's box during Tuesday's annual address to Congress.
February 03, 2019
In his 2018 State of the Union address, President Donald Trump barely mentioned education. Potential mentions this year: school safety, school choice, infrastructure, and more.
January 30, 2019
Democrats say the proposal would generate 1.9 million jobs, but a big infrastructure spending deal has eluded Washington since President Donald Trump took office.
January 28, 2019
So far, Trump hasn't gotten much of what he wanted out of Congress when it comes to education.