Ocean Champions, a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting our oceans, came out this week in support of my bill, reauthorizing the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act.
Funding for our insular areas schools and for schools managed by the Bureau of Indian Education at the Interior Department is separated from the normal distribution of Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title I-A grants to states.
Congressional staff responding to veterans, who have overdue disability claims, can also face long waits before the Veterans Administration provides information about the claims.
42 student-artists have submitted entries for the 2015 Congressional Art Competition. That is the largest number of entrants since the Northern Mariana Islands gained a seat in Congress and became eligible for this event.