The U.S. Senate passed the new federal education bill (the Every Student Succeeds Act) Wednesday — after the U.S. House passed it the previous week.
Now, the bill is expected to be signed today by President Barack Obama.
Check out the links below for a roundup of stories and reactions about the Every Student Succeeds Act:
Statement from U.S. Rep. John Kline (Minnesota)
Statement from U.S. Sen. Al Franken (Minnesota)
The Associated Press: Rewrite of U.S. education law passes Congress, heads to White House
New York Times: Senate approves overhaul of No Child Left Behind
Washington Post: Senate overwhelmingly passes new national education legislation
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