URGENT! Approximate Vote Date in Senate on S.1177

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Charlotte Thomson Iserbyt#NO WAY ESEA  #NO WAY ESEA  #NO WAY ESEA
KEEP CALLING (202–224-3121) AND EMAILING YOUR SENATORS AND REPRESENTATIVES!!

S1177 (the Reau­tho­riza­tion of ESEA…the old No Child Left Behind Act) is a com­bi­na­tion of Repub­li­can Con­gress­man John Kline’s HR5 Stu­dent Suc­cess Act and Repub­li­can Sen­a­tor Lamar Alexander’s Every Child Achieves Act 2015 (S1177)

You, mem­bers of Grass­roots Amer­i­ca, killed HR5 last Feb­ru­ary. You can kill its com­pan­ion bill S1177, which is com­ing up for a full vote in the Sen­ate any day now.

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This is very urgent. Here is the lat­est infor­ma­tion update regard­ing the date for Sen­a­tor Lamar Alexander’s bill S1177 tak­en from Nel­son Mullin’s web­site:

The bill is antic­i­pat­ed to be con­sid­ered on the Sen­ate Floor in June.”

Edu­ca­tion­Coun­sel E-Update for May 8, 2015

On April 30, Sen. Lamar Alexan­der (R-TN), Chair­man of the Sen­ate Health, Edu­ca­tion, Labor and Pen­sions (HELP) Com­mit­tee, intro­duced S. 1177, the “Every Child Achieves Act,” a bill to reau­tho­rize the Ele­men­tary and Sec­ondary Edu­ca­tion Act (ESEA). The bill is antic­i­pat­ed to be con­sid­ered on the Sen­ate Floor in June. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Sen­ate Major­i­ty Leader, recent­ly pro­vid­ed reporters with the Chamber’s expect­ed May floor sched­ule and S. 1177 was not includ­ed in the list of leg­is­la­tion to be addressed. The text of S. 1177 is avail­able here.