TITLE

Key Democrats Question Parts of Obama Budget

AUTHOR(S)
Klein, Alyson
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Education Week;6/10/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 33, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses concerns expressed by U.S. Senator Tom Harkin and U.S. Representative David Obey about a proposal by U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to shift $1 billion out of Title I grants for disadvantaged children. Other issues mentioned include increased funding for the Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF), which Representative Barney Frank says is being done without any evaluation of the existing program, as well as Education Technology Grants and the Even Start family literacy program.
ACCESSION #
42314645

 

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