Support Comprehensive Literacy Funding

Please join us in sending the attached letter to the Chairwoman and Ranking Member of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee in support of $200 million for the critically important Literacy Education
for All, Results for the Nation (LEARN) program for Fiscal Year 2021.

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Support Early Childhood Literacy Initiatives in FY ’21

We invite you to join us in signing onto the letter below to the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Subcommittee to request $30 million in funding for the Innovative Approaches to Literacy (IAL) program. 
IAL is administered through the Department of Education and authorized in the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015, awarding competitive grants to national not-for-profit organizations, school libraries, and local educational authorities to provide books, 21st century
high-quality childhood literacy activities and materials, and evidenced-based technological integration and family/parental engagement programming to children and families in high-need communities.

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Cosponsor the National Children’s Museum Act

Please cosponsor the National Children’s Museum Act, H.R. 5919, which would require the Administrator of the General Services Administration (GSA) to enter into a cooperative agreement with the National Children’s Museum (NCM) to allow NCM to remain in the
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center without charge.  My bill would allow the newly redesigned NCM, the nation’s first combination children’s museum and science center, to remain centrally located in the nation’s capital for the benefit of
all Americans and visitors. 

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