Defense Community Teacher Support Act introduced
Last updated 6/29/2021 at 12:06pm
Last week, Representatives Doug Lamborn (R-CO), Ronny Jackson (R-TX), Henry Cuellar (D-TX), and Marilyn Strickland (D-WA) introduced the bipartisan Defense Community Teacher Support Act. Senators Jerry Moran (R-KS) and Gary Peters (D-MI) introduced the companion bill in the U.S. Senate. This legislation would support teachers at military impacted schools throughout the Colorado Springs region.
This bill would make teachers in military communities eligible for Federal student loan relief after five years of service. It would also support military spouses by letting them work toward loan forg...