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L/SFR Sneak Preview: Officials and Stakeholders Push For Quick Transportation Reauthorization

(This post is excerpted from a story in the Sept. 12 issue of Local/State Funding Report.) Pressure to implement a long-term transportation package has ratcheted up again in recent weeks, despite the chilly fiscal climate that still hangs over any…

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Reauthorization Ruckus Over Transportation Funding

The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure unveiled its much-anticipated transportation reauthorization proposal earlier this month, kicking off talks that will have a far-reaching impact on state and municipal transportation funding and projects.

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L/SFR Sneak Peek: WIA Reauthorization Advancing in Senate

(This post is excerpted from an article in the July 4 Local/State Funding Report.) A bipartisan proposal to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) that expired in 2003 is advancing in the Democratic Senate, but its ultimate passage faces long…

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Slouching Toward Reauthorization

(This post was written by Andrew Brownstein, one of Thompson’s federal education policy editors, and originally appeared on Title I-Derland, Thompson’s blog on federal K-12 policy.) Although trumpeted as the passage of its first “education reform bill,” Wednesday’s vote by…

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