Capital Update tracks the movement of legislation, the introduction of notable bills, and routine regulatory announcements.
The Senate Labor and Human Resources Committee last week approved a scaled-down bill that would provide vaccines for poor and uninsured children.
Education Department Nominees
The Senate Labor and Human Resources Committee last week approved the nominations of Kay Casstevens to be assistant secretary for legislation and Norma Cantu to be assistant secretary for civil rights.
The House Budget Committee last week approved a budget and tax bill
that would create a direct student loan program.
Vol. 12, Issue 35