Federal - HR 6543

A bill to amend and strengthen the Higher Education Act of 1965 so that every student has a path to a quality, debt-free degree or credential that leads to a rewarding career.

Introduced

July 26, 2018

Description

A bill to amend and strengthen the Higher Education Act of 1965 so that every student has a path to a quality, debt-free degree or credential that leads to a rewarding career.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 85

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  • Dec. 19, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Kildee, (D-Mich.)Welch, (D-Vt.)
  • Dec. 11, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Ellison, (D-Minn.)
  • Dec. 10, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Pascrell (D-N.J.)
  • Nov. 29, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Deutch, (D-Fla.)Jackson Lee, (D-Texas)
    Gomez, (D-Calif.)Johnson, H. (D-Ga.)
  • Nov. 27, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    DelBene, (D-Wash.)Lewis, John (D-Ga.)
  • Nov. 20, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Jayapal, (D-Wash.)
  • Nov. 14, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Maloney, S.P. (D-N.Y.)Thompson, B. (D-Miss.)
  • Nov. 6, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Carbajal, (D-Calif.)Larson, J. (D-Conn.)
    Clyburn, (D-S.C.)Panetta, (D-Calif.)
  • Oct. 26, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
    Jeffries, (D-N.Y.)Nolan, (D-Minn.)
  • Sept. 25, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Cicilline, (D-R.I.)
  • Sept. 12, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Kelly, R. (D-Ill.)Price, (D-N.C.)
  • Sept. 5, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Chu, (D-Calif.)Lawrence, (D-Mich.)
    Cummings, (D-Md.)McCollum, (D-Minn.)
  • Aug. 21, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 8

    Bass, (D-Calif.)Lee, B. (D-Calif.)Quigley, (D-Ill.)
    Castor, (D-Fla.)Maloney, C. (D-N.Y.)Velazquez, (D-N.Y.)
    Demings, (D-Fla.)Matsui, (D-Calif.)
  • July 27, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 33

    Barragan, (D-Calif.)Green, G. (D-Texas)Norton, (D-D.C.)
    Boyle, (D-Pa.)Hanabusa, (D-Hawaii)Payne (D-N.J.)
    Brown, A. (D-Md.)Kaptur, (D-Ohio)Rush, (D-Ill.)
    Butterfield, (D-N.C.)Kuster, (D-N.H.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
    Clarke, Y. (D-N.Y.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)Sanchez, (D-Calif.)
    Clay, (D-Mo.)Lowenthal, (D-Calif.)Sarbanes, (D-Md.)
    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)McEachin, (D-Va.)Schakowsky, (D-Ill.)
    Connolly, (D-Va.)McGovern, (D-Mass.)Serrano, (D-N.Y.)
    Crowley, (D-N.Y.)Moore, (D-Wis.)Soto, (D-Fla.)
    Davis, D. (D-Ill.)Nadler, (D-N.Y.)Wasserman Schultz, (D-Fla.)
    Frankel, (D-Fla.)Napolitano, (D-Calif.)Waters, Maxine (D-Calif.)
  • July 26, 2018 — Original cosponsor(s): 16

    Adams, (D-N.C.)Espaillat, (D-N.Y.)Sablan, (D-N. Marianas)
    Blunt Rochester, (D-Del.)Fudge, (D-Ohio)Shea-Porter, (D-N.H.)
    Bonamici, (D-Ore.)Grijalva, (D-Ariz.)Takano, (D-Calif.)
    Courtney, (D-Conn.)Krishnamoorthi, (D-Ill.)Wilson, F. (D-Fla.)
    Davis, S. (D-Calif.)Norcross, (D-N.J.)
    DeSaulnier, (D-Calif.)Polis, (D-Colo.)
  • July 26, 2018 — Read twice and referred to: House Education and the Workforce.Congressional Record p. H7720