contact staff ecs twitter facebook

Document Number: 2346

Consolidated Aappropriations Act for 2001 - President Clinton signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act for 2001, which provides funds for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, including a record 18% increase for education. The $42 billion for education includes $6.5 billion in new funding to reduce class size, provide emergency repairs for run-down schools, increase after-school opportunities, improve teacher quality, help turn around low-performing schools, strengthen support for children with disabilities, and expand access to and funding for college. (U. S. Department of Education, 2000)...

Related Issues


Home  |  About ECS  |  Education Issues A-Z  | Research Studies  |  Reports & Databases  |  State Legislation  |  State Profiles  |  Projects & Institutes  |  Newsroom  |  Website User's Guide
700 Broadway, #810 Denver, CO 80203-3442
Phone: 303.299.3600 | Fax: 303.296.8332
©2015 Education Commission of the States |
Read our privacy policy