Education Issues in the 105th Congress, 2nd Session
Publication Date: January 1998
Publisher(s): Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service
Several education issues are being considered by the 105th Congress. Some of the congressional action results from expiring legislation, such as the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA). Other action may occur because of debate over the ppropriate federal role in education, including federal support for school reform or national testing. This
report provides a brief summary of education issues anticipated for the 2nd Session, as well as a synopsis of education activity during the 1st Session.