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Bordallo authors legislation to fund schools

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by Michele Catahay

Guam - Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo recently introduced impact aid legislation that would increase funding for Guam's schools. According to a release from Bordallo's office noted how HR-4695 would expand the Department of Education's impact aid program to cover the costs of educating children from the Freely Associated States.

Bordallo says the introduction of the legislation would help address funding shortcomings of the current program and would open another avenue for the federal government to honor its obligations under the Compacts of Free Association.

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