Human Services & Education Steering Committee

All matters pertaining to children’s issues, foster care,  public assistance and income support, services to senior citizens and individuals with disabilities, immigration policy, social services, and elementary, secondary and post-secondary education.

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​Showdown over Executive Actions on Immigration Unfolding in Congress

As the 114th Congress begins its first session, one of the questions facing lawmakers is whether they can reach agreement on... (read more)

2 weeks ago | 0

​House Set to Vote on CR to Extend FY 2014 Funding Levels until December

On September 9, House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers (R-Ky.) unveiled a short-term continuing resolution (CR) that would fund the federal government at... (read more)

4 months ago | 0

​Senate Fails to Pass Border Funding Bill; House May Act Before Recess

On July 31, the Senate’s $3.6 billion package (S. 2648) of supplemental funding to address the crisis of unaccompanied children at the border... (read more)

6 months ago | 0

​Senate Appropriations Committee Releases Draft Labor-HHS-Ed Bill, Path forward Uncertain

​On July 24, the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee released a draft FY 2015 Labor-Health and Human Services-Education bill and an accompanying draft report.... (read more)

6 months ago | 0


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