Senate Passes Local Control of Education Act as a Budget Amendment

The U.S. Senate today passed the Local Control of Education Act, sponsored by U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-Louisiana), as a budget amendment.

Federal Education Bills That Return Local and State Control

There are three bills, two in the U.S. House and one in the U.S. Senate that are preferable to the ESEA reauthorization bill currently being considered.