Senate approves bipartisan resolution to restore FCC net neutrality rules

  1. Senate approves bipartisan resolution to restore FCC net neutrality rules  Washington Post
  2. Senate Democrats score net neutrality win in bid for midterm momentum  Politico
  3. The US Senate votes in favor of restoring the FCC’s net-neutrality rules  Business Insider
  4. Senate Democrats To Force Senate Vote To Save Net Neutrality On Wednesday, May 16 – U.S. Senator Ed Markey of …  Senator Ed Markey
  5. Democrats to force vote Wednesday on net neutrality  CNN
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Secretary DeVos Approves Alaska and Iowa’s ESSA State Plans

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the approval of the Alaska and Iowa consolidated state plans under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

“I am pleased to approve these plans which comply with the requirements of the law,” said Secretary DeVos. “I encourage states to use their plans as a starting point, rather than a finish line, to improve outcomes for all students.”
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Intelligence Committee approves Gina Haspel's nomination as CIA director, moves to full Senate vote

  1. Intelligence Committee approves Gina Haspel’s nomination as CIA director, moves to full Senate vote  CBS News
  2. Senate panel advances Trump’s CIA nominee  The Hill (blog)
  3. Senate panel ready to recommend Gina Haspel’s confirmation  Yahoo News
  4. Morning Bits: Haspel shows more contrition, likely will be confirmed  Washington Post
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Secretary DeVos Approves Alabama, Colorado and Kentucky’s ESSA State Plans

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the approval of the Alabama, Colorado and Kentucky consolidated state plans under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).
“I am pleased to approve these plans which comply with the requirements of the law,” said Secretary DeVos. “I encourage states to use their plans as a starting point, rather than a finish line, to improve outcomes for all students.”
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Secretary DeVos Approves South Carolina and Virginia’s ESSA State Plans

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the approval of South Carolina and Virginia’s consolidated state plans under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

“The state plans meet the requirements of ESSA, and I am pleased to approve them,” said Secretary DeVos. “As implementation begins, I look forward to seeing how local leaders are able to use the flexibility afforded by ESSA to innovate on behalf of their students.”
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