The senate education committee'>West Virginia Senate Education Committee advanced Thursday night a bill banning transgender middle school and high school students from playing on sports teams matching their gender identity.
ICYMI: After lengthy debate, along with comments from parents and students, SB 86 passed the Senate Education Committee on a 5-4 vote.
NEW: NIH Director Dr. Anthony Fauci will appear before the Senate Committee on Health, Education Labor and Pensions on May 12, a spokesperson for for Sen. Lamar Alexander said, after the White House blocked him from testifying before House lawmakers.
This week the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee passed my amendment to the Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018, to permanently increase the cap on the number of patients to whom a doctor can prescribe medication to treat opioid addiction.
#BetsyDeVos passes out of the Senate committee and on to round 2 for a full Senate vote. A few facts on Trump's Sec. of Education pick: