May 2010
May 31
May 31, 2010

The House Appropriations Committee postponed until after the Memorial Day recess consideration of the Jobs bill as part of the supplemental appropriations measure.  The measure is running into opposition from conservative Democrates and Rep...

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May 24
May 24, 2010
NATIONAL CALL-IN DAY TO SAVE EDUCATOR JOBS, WEDNESDAY, MAY 26

The U.S. House Committee on Appropriations is planning to vote on the emergency supplemental appropriations bill on Wednesday May 26th or Thursday the 27th.   It is expected th...

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May 21
May 21, 2010

The fight in the Senate to get 60 votes for an amendment to the emergency supplemental to provide $23 billion in aid to states to retain over 300,000 educators continues.  However, the focus of the push is now changing to the House where th...

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May 14
May 14, 2010

The Senate will be taking up a supplemental appropriations bill as early as Wednesday May 19th.  An amendment may be offered to this bill to provide $23 billion for states to forestall the expected cuts in education being caused by the cont...

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May 03
May 03, 2010
The following is from a Committee for Education Funding Announcement (May 3, 2010).  Attached is the state by state breakdown of funding distribution.

 

Keep Our Educators Working Act

Harkin Bill Will Create $23 Billion Education Jobs Fu...

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