- Senator Hagel has led the effort in the Senate to reduce the 30-year-old unfunded education mandate on our local schools by increasing funds for the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
- Senator Hagel has worked to increase funding to support Nebraska's community colleges.
- Senator Hagel voted against No Child Left Behind because it expands the role of the federal government in education and undermines local and state control of education.
Friday, March 23, 2007
Hagel on the issues - EDUCATION
Today's topic is education. The information comes from his new website.