Gerry Connolly on Education

Last Updated : Oct 07, 2010

Campaign Website Statements

Investing in Schools

Gerry Connolly puts children and schools first. As a local government official, he helped make Fairfax County schools among the best in the nation by making smart investments in our teachers and kids. In his first term in Congress, he secured new funding to help lower class sizes and save 877 Fairfax and Prince William teachers from being laid off. He voted to secure bonds to upgrade and renovate schools in Northern Virginia.

 

Voting Record

America COMPETES Reauthorization Act

In May of 2010 the House voted on reauthorizing the America COMPETES Act. The act passed the House 262-150. Gerry Connolly voted in favor of reauthorizing the America COMPETES Act.

Gerry Connolly voted in favor of reauthorizing the America COMPETES Act.

 

Sponsored and Cosponsored Legislation

Session-111; Bill Number-H R 5116; America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 - Cosponsor

America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 or America Creating Opportunities to Meaningfully Promote Excellence in Technology, Education, and Science Reauthorization Act of 2010

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