MONDAY The House was not in session. The Senate met to consider HR 4851 — Short-term extensions of various programs TUESDAY The House convenes at 2:00 pm to consider some minor bills under suspension of the rules. Senate Foreign Relations marks up legislation on Peace Corps expansion (S 1382), Torture Victims Relief (S 2839), Water… Read More
Washington Congressman Jim McDermott (7th District) joined 87 of his Colleagues in the House of Representatives to sign a Dear Colleague letter addressed to Interior Appropriations Chairman Jim Moran (D-VA) and Ranking Member Mike Simpson (R-ID). The letter, requested $232.5 million in FY 2011 funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities -an increase of… Read More
The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) has released a Frequently Asked Questions (and answers) web page on the student aid provisions of the recently signed Budget Reconciliation Act of 2010. The NASFAA site can be accessed here.