The Trump Administration would have us believe their education budget proposal empowers states and districts with flexibility, but the numbers don’t lie. This budget request would eliminate 41 programs and cut education funding by $6.2 billion, and our students deserve better. https://t.co/px8Q28Im6o
Both of my sisters are public school teachers. I've seen how America's schools & teachers are the foundation of our nation's success.
This #PublicSchoolsWeek, I reject cuts to education funding & proudly support the Rebuild America’s Schools Act to invest in our kids & future! https://t.co/nWT97JNkYQ
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.
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.