WASHINGTON – The U.S. House passed an amendment offered by U.S. Rep. Susan Davis (D-San Diego) to ensure funds dedicated to principal improvement are used as intended. As originally drafted, the bill to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (H.R. 5) did not provide a clear definition of a school principal. Davis’s amendment clarifies that definition.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, U.S. Sens. Al Franken (D-Minn.), Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), and Rep. Susan Davis (D-Calif.) have put forward a key legislative proposal to help struggling schools by making key investments in the recruitment and training of effective principals.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Susan Davis (D-CA) introduced the Juror Non-Discrimination Act (H.R. 864) to prohibit a person from being removed from a jury because of their sexual orientation or gender identity. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) introduced companion legislation in the Senate.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) introduced a pair of education reform bills to increase teacher diversity and to give educators the tools to help military children succeed academically.
|2/27||106||H.R.33||Aye||On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act|
|2/27||105||H.R.240||Yea||On Motion to Instruct Conferees: Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes|
|2/27||104||H.J.RES.35||Nay||On Passage: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes|
|2/27||103||JOURNAL||Aye||On Approving the Journal: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes|
|2/27||102||H.R.240||Nay||On Motion to Request a Conference: Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes|