Monthly Archives: May 2001

  • CHN: ESEA Reauthorization Moves Forward

    Legislation Would Authorize Increased Funding for Title I  Congress appears set to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), the primary law authorizing federal assistance for elementary and secondary education, including programs for disadvantaged children. ESEA was last reauthorized in 1994 and it expired last year. The House Education and the Workforce Committee passed Read More »

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  • CHN: Congress Passes FY 2002 Budget Resolution

    Appropriations, Tax Bill Next Up The House and Senate last week passed a budget resolution establishing the basic framework for $1.95 trillion in spending in FY 2002, which begins October 1, and a tax cut worth at least $1.35 trillion over eleven years. The resolution was passed over the vocal opposition of most congressional Democrats, Read More »

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