Tag Archives: DOL Overtime Rule

Senate Moves on Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations; House Holds Hearing on Overtime Rule; White House Makes Push for Diversity

Legislative Activity Senate Committee on Appropriations Approves Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations Bill Thursday, June 9, the Senate Committee on Appropriations approved the Labor-HHS-Education appropriations package, S. 3040, which funds the Department of Education at $67.8 billion, a $220 million decrease from the current year. A Committee summary of the bill can be found here. The bill re-establishes … Continue Reading

Career and Technology Education Updates; DOL Overtime Rule; Teacher Impact Grants; War on Transgender Students’ Rights

Legislative Activity Title IX Exemption Transparency This week, Rep. Katherine Clark (D-MA) introduced the Transparency in Taxpayer-Funded Discrimination Act, which would require the Department of Education to make publicly available a list of institutions that have applied for, or received exemptions from, the law.  It would also require institutions that have applied for exemptions to … Continue Reading