Education Funding

Despite rhetoric, the proposed Democrat and Republican spending bills do not scrap or over-inflate programs. source
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Rep. Carolyn Maloney received from American Assn for Justice: $26k, American Federation of Teachers: $17.5k, Walmart Inc: $6k, plus $21k from others on Education Funding
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Senator Kamala Harris received from American Assn for Justice: $5k, National Education Assn: $5k, American Federation of Teachers: $5k, plus $5.1k from others on Education Funding
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Senator Roy Blunt received from American Dental Assn: $20k, Walmart Inc: $20k, Air Line Pilots Assn: $15k, plus $28.9k from others on Education Funding
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Senator Roy Blunt is on the Subcommittee on Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies
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FOR Republicans

In general, the current republican spending bill does not change funding for projects that the party does not support, and it does not overinflate the spending for what they do support.

FOR Democrats

Democrats increase the proposed spending bill in response to the concern for underpaid teacher. The proposed bill does not change funding for projects that the party does not support, and it does not over-inflate the spending for what they do support. They also want to strengthen the Department of Education and close down for-profit schools that do not adequately prepare students for the workforce. source

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