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Rep. Grijalva calls House Republicans’ school reform proposal “destructive”

Rep. Raúl Grijalva (AZ-7), a member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, today highlighted major concerns about the recently introduced first part of an expected package of bills by House Republicans to reform the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) education law. In his statement, Grijalva highlighted some…

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Rep. Grijalva secures amendment to include ‘libraries’ in student aid bill

Contact: Jenni Terry For Immediate Release September 17, 2009 WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Library Association applauds Rep. Raúl Grijalva (AZ-7) for championing an amendment to include “community college libraries” in the bill text of the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2009 (H.R. 3221) passed by the House…

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URGENT: Please ask your Representative to sign onto Rep. Grijalva’s Dear Colleague in support of library funding!

Please contact your Representative and ask him or her to sign the “Dear Colleague” letter being circulated by Congressman Raul Grijalva in support of funding for the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) and the Improving Literacy Through School Libraries Program. The deadline to sign the letter is Wednesday April…

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Action Needed: Sign onto Dear Colleague supporting library funding by Congressman Grijalva!

Please contact your Representative and ask him or her to sign the “Dear Colleague” letter being circulated by Congressman Raul Grijalva in support of funding for the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) and the Improving Literacy Through School Libraries Program. The deadline to sign the letter is Wednesday April…

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Perkins CTE reauthorization supports library role

The president this week signed a reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (Perkins CTE), likely to be the only significant education policy legislation to pass in the 115th Congressional Session. The bill supports the role of libraries in implementing education programs. Congress provides more than…

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