Legislative Priorities—113th Congress Legislative Priorities

For the nation's Tribal Colleges and Universities

Key Priorities and Requests:

  1. TCU Priorities for 113th Congress
  2. FY2015 Appropriations Requests

Reauthorizations:

  1. Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA))
  2. Higher Education Act (HEA
    AIHEC letter to Chairman Harkin
  3. Native Adult Education and Literacy Act

Other Relevant Legislation:

  1. S. 1998 Native Adult Education and Literacy Act

Statements:

  1. House Appropriations, Interior Subcommittee, Oversight Hearing on the BIE

Senate Indian Affairs Committee:

August 21, 2014: Indian Education

  1. AIHEC/TCU Legislative Recommendations

June 11, 2014: Indian Higher Education

  1. Billie Jo Kipp, PhD, President, Blackfeet Community College
  2. Maggie George, PhD, President, Diné College (submitted)

June 18, 2014: Native Language Discussion

  1. Thomas Shortbull, President, Oglala Lakota College
  2. Clarena Brockie, Member, Montana House of Representatives; Dean of Students, Aaniiih Nakoda College