We Did IT!

American Rescue Plan Becomes Law

Nearly $170 billion will have an indelible mark on our students and give our public schools the resources for safe in-person learning that we’ve been demanding.

Learn more

Cheers and Jeers

Tweet to support — or call out — this week's education winners and losers

Sens. Mike Crapo (R-ID) and Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Reps. J@cathymcmorrisoe Neguse (D-CO) and Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA)
Why We're Cheering

They introduced the Secure Rural Schools Reauthorization Act (S. 435/H.R. 2099) to help fund public education and community services in 770 rural counties located near national forests.

Cheer
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT)
Why We're Cheering

He introduced the For the 99.5% Act, which would make the estate tax more progressive and raise $430 billion in revenue.

Cheer
Cheers to Rep. Richie Neal (D-MA), chair of the House Ways and Means Committee
Why We're Cheering

He reintroduced the Public Servants Protection and Fairness Act of 2021, to fix the Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP) for future retirees and provide meaningful relief to current WEP retirees.

Cheer

Get up to date on your state

Meet your recommended candidates who fight for public education, get the latest education news from your state, and learn about the issues impacting schools where you live. Select your state to get started.
Meet your recommended candidates who fight for public education, get the latest education news from your state, and learn about the issues impacting schools where you live. Select your state to get started.
Alaska Alabama Arkansas Arizona California Colorado Connecticut Washington, DC Delaware Florida Georgia Hawaii Iowa Idaho Illinois Indiana Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Massachusetts Maryland Maine Michigan Minnesota Missouri Mississippi Montana North Carolina North Dakota Nebraska New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico Nevada New York Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Virginia Vermont Washington Wisconsin West Virginia Wyoming

Latest Headlines