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Press release: Governor Walz announces $106 million allocation of federal American Rescue Plan funds

Today, Governor Tim Walz announced an allocation of $106 million in federal American Rescue Plan funds, which includes funding to support Minnesota students, drive workforce development, and provide shelter to the most vulnerable Minnesotans before winter. “President Biden’s American Rescue … Continue reading

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Federal Update: Consolidated funding bill signed

President Donald Trump recently signed the fiscal year 2019 consolidated appropriations bill into law, thereby providing funding for all government operations through the end of this fiscal year (September 30, 2019). While funding for the U.S. Departments of Education, Health … Continue reading

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Continuing Resolution maintains federal education funding through May 5

Source: National School Boards Association A one-week Continuing Resolution (CR) has been signed into law by President Donald Trump. The U.S. Senate approved the measure Friday, April 28, by a voice vote. The U.S. House vote on the CR (H.J. Res. 99) … Continue reading

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Federal Update: U.S. Speaker Boehner to resign; senators champion local school board governance in ESEA rewrite

Source: National School Boards Association (NSBA) Today, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) announced that he will resign from Congress at the end of October. Speaker Boehner has served in Congress since 1990 and became Speaker of the House in 2011. During … Continue reading

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