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Sept. 13, 2021 Executive Order on White House Initiative on Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence, and Economic Opportunity for Hispanics Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 10, 2021 Remarks by President Biden on How the Administration Is Helping to Keep Students Safe in Classrooms Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 10, 2021 Tweet - "This morning, the First Lady and I stopped by Brookland Middle School here in Washington, D.C. As students head back to school around the country, my Administration is committed to doing all we can to help keep them safe from COVID-19 in the classroom." Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 9, 2021 Tweet - "Right now, local school officials are trying to keep children safe in a pandemic while their governor picks a fight with them and even threatens their salary and job. If they will not help us beat the pandemic, I will use my powers as president to get them out of the way." Pres. Joe Biden
May 3, 2021 Remarks by President Biden on the American Families Plan Pres. Joe Biden
March 26, 2021 Tweet - "I set a goal to have the majority of K-8 schools reopened within my first 100 days. And I'm happy to report, we're on track to meet and exceed that goal." Pres. Joe Biden
March 2, 2021 Remarks by President Biden on the Administration's COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts Pres. Joe Biden
March 1, 2021 A Proclamation on Read Across America Day, 2021 Pres. Joe Biden
Feb. 26, 2021 Rep. Huffman Votes to Pass the American Rescue Plan, Life-Saving Legislation to Defeat the Covid-19 Pandemic Janet Yellen, ...
Feb. 13, 2021 Tweet - "We can open most K-8 schools by the end of our first 100 days. @CDCgov provided the best available scientific evidence on how to do it safely. But Congress needs to pass the American Rescue Plan so states and communities have the resources they need." Kamala Harris
Feb. 12, 2021 Statement of President Joe Biden on Safely Reopening Schools Pres. Joe Biden
Feb. 12, 2021 Tweet - "Before taking office, I set a goal of opening most K-8 schools by the end of my first 100 days. It's a national imperative--one that can only be achieved if Congress provides states and communities the resources they need to get it done safely through the American Rescue Plan." Pres. Joe Biden
Jan. 31, 2021 Tweet - "The sooner that we get our kids and educators back in the classroom, the sooner parents can go back to work -- but we need the funding to do it. My American Rescue Plan will deliver much-needed support to our nation's schools to help them reopen and operate safely." Pres. Joe Biden
Jan. 14, 2021 Tweet - "The President-elect's American Rescue Plan will: - Ramp up a national vaccine program - Safely reopen majority of K-8 schools in his first 100 days - Deliver immediate, direct relief to working families - Support hardest-hit communities & small businesses https://buildbackbetter.gov/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/COVID_Relief-Package-Fact-Sheet.pdf" Pres. Joe Biden
Dec. 27, 2020 Tweet - "Educators, cafeteria workers, bus drivers, custodians, and the nurses who keep our schools running are being stretched to their limit by this pandemic. @JoeBiden and I are committed to ensuring they get the relief they deserve." Kamala Harris
Dec. 23, 2020 Tweet - "A teacher will lead the Department of Education. Dr. Miguel Cardona will ensure that every student in the nation can get a high-quality education from pre-K to post-high school--regardless of their ZIP code, income, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability." Pres. Joe Biden
Oct. 21, 2020 Tweet - ". @JoeBiden and I want to get your kids back to school as quickly and safely as possible. This starts with masks and rapid testing, science-based safety guidelines, and emergency funding to ensure our schools have the resources they need to keep students and staff safe." Kamala Harris
Sept. 22, 2020 Tweet - "Parents are praying for their children's safety at school. Essential workers are risking everything to do their jobs. Small businesses are struggling to keep the doors open. 200,000 Americans have died. It didn't have to be this way. We just needed a competent president." Kamala Harris
Sept. 17, 2020 Statement by Vice President Joe Biden on Furloughs in The Scranton School District Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 17, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Bennet, Mrkey, Schumer, Cantwell, Van Hollen, Hassan, Schatz Lead Colleagues in Demanding FCC Take Action to Connect Students to Online Learning as School Year Begins Kamala Harris, ...
Sept. 2, 2020 Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by Vice President Joe Biden on School Reopening in Wilmington, DE Pres. Joe Biden
Aug. 28, 2020 Letter to The Hon. Sonny Perdue, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture - Congressman Cleaver Applauds Usda Reversal, Decision to Extend Nutrition Program Waivers for Kids Learning Remotely Marcia Fudge, ...
Aug. 4, 2020 Fudge, Stivers Introduce Head Start Extended Duration Grants Act Marcia Fudge
July 30, 2020 Scott Introduces Bill To Provide Free School Meals To All Students During COVID-19 Pandemic Marcia Fudge, ...
July 17, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of the US Department of Education - Lewis, McCarthy Champion Civic Education for Students Marcia Fudge, ...
July 16, 2020 Cardin, Schumer, Senate Democrats Announce Historic Proposal For $350 Billion Investment In Communities Of Color Kamala Harris, ...
July 8, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Rose DeLauro, Chairwoman of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education Appropriations and the Hon. Tom Cole, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education Appropriations - Rep. Williams Urges Relief for Federally Impacted School Districts During COVID-19 Deb Haaland, ...
June 19, 2020 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader and Charles Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Sen. Dems: Education Investment Urgently Needed to Save the 2021 School Year & U.S. Economy Kamala Harris, ...
June 17, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Kenneth L. Marcus, Assistant Secretary of Civil Rights for the Department of Education - Hayes Leads Connecticut Delegation Members And 22 House Democrats In Defending Connecticut's Gender-Inclusive Athletic Policy Deb Haaland, ...
June 1, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House, the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader, the Hon. Kevin McCarthy, Minority Leader, and the Hon. Charles Schumer, Minority Leader - Tlaib, Hayes, and Pressley Lead 100-Plus Members of Congress in Historic $305 Billion Funding Push for K-12 Schools Marcia Fudge, ...
May 27, 2020 Fudge, Gonzalez Introduce Legislation to Support Safe School Reopening Marcia Fudge
May 19, 2020 Letter to Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education - Joyce Urges Dept. of Education to Issue Guidance on Child Abuse Reporting Deb Haaland, ...
May 16, 2020 Rep. Fudge Introduces the Black History is American History Act Marcia Fudge
May 15, 2020 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi, and Kevin McCarthy - Duckworth, Durbin and Colleagues Urge Congressional Leaders to Support Vulnerable Students Amid Coronavirus Crisis Kamala Harris, ...
May 14, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader and to the Hon. Chuck Schumer, Minority Leader and to the Hon. Richard Shelby, Chairman of Appropriations Committee and to the Hon. Patrick Leahy, Vice Chairman of the Appropriations Committee - Rosen, Cortez Masto Join Bipartisan Calls for Additional Funding for School Districts on Federal Land in Upcoming Coronavirus Relief Package Kamala Harris, ...
May 12, 2020 Letter to Nancy Pelosi, House Speaker, and Steny Hoyer, House Majority Leader - Rep Speier and 49 Bipartisan Colleagues Urge Inclusion of at least $175 Billion for Elementary and Secondary Education in Coronavirus Relief Package Deb Haaland, ...
May 8, 2020 Letter to Nancy Pelosi, House Speaker; Kevin Mc Carthy, House Minority Leader; Mitch Mc Connell, Senate Majority Leader; and Chuck Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Representative TJ Cox Leads Letter Urging Congressional Leadership to Invest in Rural Stem Education Marcia Fudge, ...
April 8, 2020 Letter to Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House, and Kevin McCarthy, House Minority Leader , Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, and Chuck Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Congresswoman Elaine Luria Urges Support for Broadband Access Marcia Fudge, ...
April 2, 2020 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi, and Kevin McCarthy - Merkley, Colleagues Continue Fight to Ensure All Students Can Continue Education Online During Coronavirus Pandemic Kamala Harris, ...
March 26, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Spanberger Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on FCC to Suspend E-Rate Program Rules, Expand High-Speed Internet Access for Rural Students Amid Coronavirus-Caused School Closures Deb Haaland, ...
March 22, 2020 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, and Roger Wicker, Chairman of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation - King Critical of Distance Learning Funding Shortfall in Coronavirus Bill Kamala Harris, ...
March 20, 2020 Letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue - Reps. Fudge, Scott Urge USDA to Implement Pandemic EBT Marcia Fudge, ...
March 19, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House, the Hon. Kevin McCarthy, House Minority Leader, the Hon. Nita Lowey, Chairwoman of the House Appropriations Committee, and the Hon. Kay Granger, Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee - Cicilline, Young Call for Extra Afterschool and Summer Learning Funding Marcia Fudge, ...
Dec. 3, 2019 Rep. Fudge Introduces the School MEALS Act to Expand Access to School Nutrition Programs Marcia Fudge
Nov. 18, 2019 Letter to Betsy Devos, Secretary of Education - Democrats Slam Devos' Decision to Mask Education Inequalities by Halting Critical Elements of Civil Rights Data Collection Kamala Harris, ...
Nov. 6, 2019 Harris Introduces Family Friendly Schools Act Kamala Harris
June 27, 2019 Reps. Fudge and Fortenberry Co-Introduce the Farm to School Act of 2019 Marcia Fudge, ...
June 25, 2019 Governor Raimondo, Mayor Elorza, and Commissioner Infante-Green Issue Statements on Providence Public Schools Report Gina Raimondo
June 13, 2019 Reps. Fudge and Stefanik Introduce Go to High School, Go to College Act Marcia Fudge
June 6, 2019 Durbin, Blumenthal, Harris, Klobuchar: Keep International Student Talent In America Kamala Harris, ...
Date Title Politician
Sept. 13, 2021 Executive Order on White House Initiative on Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence, and Economic Opportunity for Hispanics Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 10, 2021 Remarks by President Biden on How the Administration Is Helping to Keep Students Safe in Classrooms Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 10, 2021 Tweet - "This morning, the First Lady and I stopped by Brookland Middle School here in Washington, D.C. As students head back to school around the country, my Administration is committed to doing all we can to help keep them safe from COVID-19 in the classroom." Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 9, 2021 Tweet - "Right now, local school officials are trying to keep children safe in a pandemic while their governor picks a fight with them and even threatens their salary and job. If they will not help us beat the pandemic, I will use my powers as president to get them out of the way." Pres.Joe Biden
May 3, 2021 Remarks by President Biden on the American Families Plan Pres.Joe Biden
March 26, 2021 Tweet - "I set a goal to have the majority of K-8 schools reopened within my first 100 days. And I'm happy to report, we're on track to meet and exceed that goal." Pres.Joe Biden
March 2, 2021 Remarks by President Biden on the Administration's COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts Pres.Joe Biden
March 1, 2021 A Proclamation on Read Across America Day, 2021 Pres.Joe Biden
Feb. 26, 2021 Rep. Huffman Votes to Pass the American Rescue Plan, Life-Saving Legislation to Defeat the Covid-19 Pandemic Janet Yellen, ...
Feb. 13, 2021 Tweet - "We can open most K-8 schools by the end of our first 100 days. @CDCgov provided the best available scientific evidence on how to do it safely. But Congress needs to pass the American Rescue Plan so states and communities have the resources they need." Kamala Harris
Feb. 12, 2021 Statement of President Joe Biden on Safely Reopening Schools Pres.Joe Biden
Feb. 12, 2021 Tweet - "Before taking office, I set a goal of opening most K-8 schools by the end of my first 100 days. It's a national imperative--one that can only be achieved if Congress provides states and communities the resources they need to get it done safely through the American Rescue Plan." Pres.Joe Biden
Jan. 31, 2021 Tweet - "The sooner that we get our kids and educators back in the classroom, the sooner parents can go back to work -- but we need the funding to do it. My American Rescue Plan will deliver much-needed support to our nation's schools to help them reopen and operate safely." Pres.Joe Biden
Jan. 14, 2021 Tweet - "The President-elect's American Rescue Plan will: - Ramp up a national vaccine program - Safely reopen majority of K-8 schools in his first 100 days - Deliver immediate, direct relief to working families - Support hardest-hit communities & small businesses https://buildbackbetter.gov/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/COVID_Relief-Package-Fact-Sheet.pdf" Pres.Joe Biden
Dec. 27, 2020 Tweet - "Educators, cafeteria workers, bus drivers, custodians, and the nurses who keep our schools running are being stretched to their limit by this pandemic. @JoeBiden and I are committed to ensuring they get the relief they deserve." Kamala Harris
Dec. 23, 2020 Tweet - "A teacher will lead the Department of Education. Dr. Miguel Cardona will ensure that every student in the nation can get a high-quality education from pre-K to post-high school--regardless of their ZIP code, income, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability." Pres.Joe Biden
Oct. 21, 2020 Tweet - ". @JoeBiden and I want to get your kids back to school as quickly and safely as possible. This starts with masks and rapid testing, science-based safety guidelines, and emergency funding to ensure our schools have the resources they need to keep students and staff safe." Kamala Harris
Sept. 22, 2020 Tweet - "Parents are praying for their children's safety at school. Essential workers are risking everything to do their jobs. Small businesses are struggling to keep the doors open. 200,000 Americans have died. It didn't have to be this way. We just needed a competent president." Kamala Harris
Sept. 17, 2020 Statement by Vice President Joe Biden on Furloughs in The Scranton School District Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 17, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Bennet, Mrkey, Schumer, Cantwell, Van Hollen, Hassan, Schatz Lead Colleagues in Demanding FCC Take Action to Connect Students to Online Learning as School Year Begins Kamala Harris, ...
Sept. 2, 2020 Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by Vice President Joe Biden on School Reopening in Wilmington, DE Pres.Joe Biden
Aug. 28, 2020 Letter to The Hon. Sonny Perdue, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture - Congressman Cleaver Applauds Usda Reversal, Decision to Extend Nutrition Program Waivers for Kids Learning Remotely Marcia Fudge, ...
Aug. 4, 2020 Fudge, Stivers Introduce Head Start Extended Duration Grants Act Marcia Fudge
July 30, 2020 Scott Introduces Bill To Provide Free School Meals To All Students During COVID-19 Pandemic Marcia Fudge, ...
July 17, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of the US Department of Education - Lewis, McCarthy Champion Civic Education for Students Marcia Fudge, ...
July 16, 2020 Cardin, Schumer, Senate Democrats Announce Historic Proposal For $350 Billion Investment In Communities Of Color Kamala Harris, ...
July 8, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Rose DeLauro, Chairwoman of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education Appropriations and the Hon. Tom Cole, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education Appropriations - Rep. Williams Urges Relief for Federally Impacted School Districts During COVID-19 Deb Haaland, ...
June 19, 2020 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader and Charles Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Sen. Dems: Education Investment Urgently Needed to Save the 2021 School Year & U.S. Economy Kamala Harris, ...
June 17, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Kenneth L. Marcus, Assistant Secretary of Civil Rights for the Department of Education - Hayes Leads Connecticut Delegation Members And 22 House Democrats In Defending Connecticut's Gender-Inclusive Athletic Policy Deb Haaland, ...
June 1, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House, the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader, the Hon. Kevin McCarthy, Minority Leader, and the Hon. Charles Schumer, Minority Leader - Tlaib, Hayes, and Pressley Lead 100-Plus Members of Congress in Historic $305 Billion Funding Push for K-12 Schools Marcia Fudge, ...
May 27, 2020 Fudge, Gonzalez Introduce Legislation to Support Safe School Reopening Marcia Fudge
May 19, 2020 Letter to Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education - Joyce Urges Dept. of Education to Issue Guidance on Child Abuse Reporting Deb Haaland, ...
May 16, 2020 Rep. Fudge Introduces the Black History is American History Act Marcia Fudge
May 15, 2020 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi, and Kevin McCarthy - Duckworth, Durbin and Colleagues Urge Congressional Leaders to Support Vulnerable Students Amid Coronavirus Crisis Kamala Harris, ...
May 14, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader and to the Hon. Chuck Schumer, Minority Leader and to the Hon. Richard Shelby, Chairman of Appropriations Committee and to the Hon. Patrick Leahy, Vice Chairman of the Appropriations Committee - Rosen, Cortez Masto Join Bipartisan Calls for Additional Funding for School Districts on Federal Land in Upcoming Coronavirus Relief Package Kamala Harris, ...
May 12, 2020 Letter to Nancy Pelosi, House Speaker, and Steny Hoyer, House Majority Leader - Rep Speier and 49 Bipartisan Colleagues Urge Inclusion of at least $175 Billion for Elementary and Secondary Education in Coronavirus Relief Package Deb Haaland, ...
May 8, 2020 Letter to Nancy Pelosi, House Speaker; Kevin Mc Carthy, House Minority Leader; Mitch Mc Connell, Senate Majority Leader; and Chuck Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Representative TJ Cox Leads Letter Urging Congressional Leadership to Invest in Rural Stem Education Marcia Fudge, ...
April 8, 2020 Letter to Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House, and Kevin McCarthy, House Minority Leader , Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, and Chuck Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Congresswoman Elaine Luria Urges Support for Broadband Access Marcia Fudge, ...
April 2, 2020 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi, and Kevin McCarthy - Merkley, Colleagues Continue Fight to Ensure All Students Can Continue Education Online During Coronavirus Pandemic Kamala Harris, ...
March 26, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Spanberger Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on FCC to Suspend E-Rate Program Rules, Expand High-Speed Internet Access for Rural Students Amid Coronavirus-Caused School Closures Deb Haaland, ...
March 22, 2020 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, and Roger Wicker, Chairman of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation - King Critical of Distance Learning Funding Shortfall in Coronavirus Bill Kamala Harris, ...
March 20, 2020 Letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue - Reps. Fudge, Scott Urge USDA to Implement Pandemic EBT Marcia Fudge, ...
March 19, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House, the Hon. Kevin McCarthy, House Minority Leader, the Hon. Nita Lowey, Chairwoman of the House Appropriations Committee, and the Hon. Kay Granger, Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee - Cicilline, Young Call for Extra Afterschool and Summer Learning Funding Marcia Fudge, ...
Dec. 3, 2019 Rep. Fudge Introduces the School MEALS Act to Expand Access to School Nutrition Programs Marcia Fudge
Nov. 18, 2019 Letter to Betsy Devos, Secretary of Education - Democrats Slam Devos' Decision to Mask Education Inequalities by Halting Critical Elements of Civil Rights Data Collection Kamala Harris, ...
Nov. 6, 2019 Harris Introduces Family Friendly Schools Act Kamala Harris
June 27, 2019 Reps. Fudge and Fortenberry Co-Introduce the Farm to School Act of 2019 Marcia Fudge, ...
June 25, 2019 Governor Raimondo, Mayor Elorza, and Commissioner Infante-Green Issue Statements on Providence Public Schools Report Gina Raimondo
June 13, 2019 Reps. Fudge and Stefanik Introduce Go to High School, Go to College Act Marcia Fudge
June 6, 2019 Durbin, Blumenthal, Harris, Klobuchar: Keep International Student Talent In America Kamala Harris, ...
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