Legislative Advocacy

2020 Education Laws and Budget Proposals to Keep an Eye On

2020 Education Laws and Budget Proposals to Keep an Eye On

2020 brings new laws and budget proposals that impact education. Here are some highlights to be aware of and to watch. According to the Legislative Analyst’s Office the California Budget continues to stay healthy with an anticipated $7 billion-dollar surplus for...Read more ›
New Federal Bills to Fund Wi-Fi Hotspots to Schools to Help Close the Homework Gap

CUE Legislative Update – November 2019

By John Cradler, CUE Legislative Advocacy Consultant Proposed Education Technology Legislation CUE Advocacy Platform: The CUE Advocacy Platform, initiated in 1985, informs the development of new initiatives and bills as well as positions to be taken on proposed...Read more ›
CUE Legislative Update – August 2019

CUE Legislative Update – August 2019

New California Budget Allocates Increased Funding for Education and Technology Infrastructure According to Governor Newson, the 2019-2020 California Budget makes an historic investment in education for Californians, paving the path towards universal preschool,...Read more ›
CUE Legislative Update – August 2019

CUE Legislative Update – May 2019

Save the Net Update: Federal Net Neutrality Legislation House and Senate Democratic leaders held a press conference on April 10th, chaired by Speaker Nancy Pelosi, on Capitol Hill to unveil legislation aimed at restoring net neutrality rules established in 2015 which...Read more ›
Digital Equity to Be Addressed in 2019 by U.S. Senate

Digital Equity to Be Addressed in 2019 by U.S. Senate

Emily Tate, reporter at EdSurge, recently highlighted the Digital Equity Act – a bill that the U.S. Senate introduced that would invest hundreds of millions of dollars to expand broadband access in communities that currently lack it. The Digital Equity Act of...Read more ›