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Alexander Aiming to Consider Legislation to Fix NCLB in Mid-April

Press release from U.S.  Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn.; March 9, 2015:

WASHINGTON, March 9 – U.S. Senate education committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-Wash.) today released the following statement:

“During the last several weeks we have been working together to build the base for legislation to fix the problems with No Child Left Behind. We are making significant progress in our negotiations. We are aiming to consider and markup legislation to fix the law during the week of April 13th.”

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Alexander, Murray Announce Bipartisan Effort to Fix ‘No Child Left Behind’

Press release from U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn.; February 6, 2015:

WASHINGTON, Feb. 6 U.S. Senate education committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-Wash.) today released the following statement:

“We’ve agreed to move forward to develop a bipartisan chairman’s mark to fix No Child Left Behind. Our staffs will begin working today with each other and with the staffs of other senators on the committee. We know our constituents expect us to fix this broken law and improve education for students, families, and communities across the country—and we expect to succeed.”