PENN HILL GROUP’S WRAP UP – JUNE 27, 2022

CONGRESS The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations approved its 302(b) subcommittee allocations for the fiscal year (FY) 2023 appropriations cycle. The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies released legislative text for FY 2023 and passed the bill out of the subcommittee by a voice vote. The […]

Principal Vic Klatt Named One of Washington’s Most Influential People

Principal Vic Klatt Named One of Washington’s Most Influential People

    Penn Hill Group congratulates Principal Vic Klatt on being named one of Washington’s Most Influential People by The Washingtonian. The list spotlights 500 individuals across 18 policy areas including education and labor who influence public policy in roles outside of the Federal government. The Washingtonian noted that each individual listed has “deep subject-matter […]

PENN HILL GROUP’S WRAP UP – JUNE 21, 2022

CONGRESS A bipartisan group of senators announced that they have agreed to a framework for firearm-related legislation that includes provisions regarding school safety and mental health. ADMINISTRATION President Biden signed an executive order on “Advancing Equality for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Intersex Individuals,” which, in part, aims to address “harmful and discriminatory legislative […]

PENN HILL GROUP’S WRAP UP – JUNE 13, 2022

CONGRESS The U.S. House of Representatives passed House Resolution 1151, a deeming resolution that establishes an overall Federal discretionary spending limit at $1.6 trillion for Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 for the purposes of House Appropriations Committee action on FY 2023 appropriations bills. This resolution is not binding upon the Senate. The House Appropriations Committee released […]

Job Opening: Associate at Penn Hill Group

Penn Hill Group seeks an Associate who is detail-oriented and has strong writing, research and communications skills and is able to manage multiple projects at once. The ideal candidate has a strong interest in Federal education policy and thrives in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. Penn Hill Group Overview Penn Hill Group is a bipartisan government […]

PENN HILL GROUP’S WRAP UP – MAY 31, 2022

CONGRESS The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committee voted in favor of the nominations of Nasser Paydar, President Joe Biden’s nominee for the role of Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education at the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and LaWanda Toney, President Biden’s nominee to serve as the Assistant Secretary for Communications and Outreach at […]

PENN HILL GROUP’S WRAP UP – MAY 9, 2022

CONGRESS  The U.S. Senate officially named conferees for the Congressional conference on the House-passed America Creating Opportunities for Manufacturing Pre-Eminence in Technology and Economic Strength (COMPETES) Act and the Senate-passed United States Innovation and Competition Act (USICA).  By a vote of 55-41, the Senate passed a resolution disapproving of a Department of Health and Human […]