The continuing resolution (CR) to replace the expiring funding authority is on the president’s desk for signature. The current authority expires on March 27th. This is for fiscal year 2013, which for most elementary and secondar...
The House and Senate are working on their own individual
continuing resolutions (CR) for the balance of the fiscal year (FY 13) and their
individual budget plans for the next (FY 14).
The president is expected to release his b...
The fiscal issues continue to dominate the Congressional
landscape as House Budget Chairman Ryan (R-WI) released his budget proposal and
Senate Budget Committee Murray (D-WA) will be releasing her version later this
week. The ...
These were notes that I took during a telephone call with several members of the USED staff in a group conference call. They were responding to written questions - many from the Association - but I was taking notes as they spoke.
The president signed the ($85 billion) sequester order on Friday evening,
March 1st. Over the next week
the various department heads will be making decisions about how this will be
managed. Every agency will be managing