In the News: GOP Lawmakers to John King: Take Back Your Draft ESSA Spending Rules

What is the fate of the draft ESSA regulations?

ednext-nov2016-blog-ototn-republicans-sns-letterThe public comment period closed on November 7. On November 4, 25 Republican members of Congress sent a letter to Secretary of Education John B. King Jr. asking the Department of Education to rescind its proposed spending rules, saying that the Department’s proposed rules contradict and violate the spirit of the law.

As Andrew Ujifusa notes on Politics K-12, the next administration can rework or rescind any rules issued by the department.


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