PENN HILL GROUP’S WASHINGTON WRAP UP – AUGUST 20, 2018

HOUSE and SENATE The House was in recess this week and will return the week of September 4. The Senate began debate on its Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 combined Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies appropriations bills. Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) announced that the confirmation hearing for U.S. […]

PENN HILL GROUP’S WASHINGTON WRAP UP – JULY 9, 2018

HOUSE and SENATE The House and Senate were in recess this week and will resume next week. ADMINISTRATION The U.S. Department of Education (ED) delayed the previous Administration’s “state authorization” rule for distance education programs until July 2020. ED delayed by two years the “significant disproportionality” rule which was aimed at addressing racial disparities in […]

PENN HILL GROUP PRINCIPAL VIC KLATT QUOTED IN BLOOMBERG GOVERNMENT ARTICLE ON THE CARL D. PERKINS CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION ACT

Penn Hill Group Principal Vic Klatt was quoted in an July 27 Bloomberg Government  article, “Pressure, Time, Ivanka: How a Bipartisan Jobs Bill Got Unstuck” Klatt commented on the reauthorization of the The Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act: “The authorization that passed earlier this week was unlike any he’d seen before. It’s safe […]