President Bushs proposed 2006 budget would provide $56 billion for the U.S. Department of Education, including $1.24 billion for High School intervention, $250 million for testing and $13.7 billion for the Pell Grant program.
See highlights of what the Presidents education budget request specifically means for your state at: http://www.ed.gov/about/overview/budget/statefactsheets/index.html.
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