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Rep. Todd Rokita (R-Indiana) talks about the progress of Third Class Medical reform in Congress, how AOPA members can help get rid of the medical requirement, and the integration of unmanned aerial systems into the national airspace system.
Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Ind., a member of the House education committee, was also on hand to participate in the hearing.
Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, a measure that will prohibit abortions after five months of pregnancy. Indiana’s Republican representatives, Reps. Jackie Walorski, Marlin Stutzman, Todd Rokita, Susan Brooks, Luke Messer, Larry Bucshon and Todd Young, all voted for the bill.
Kline visited the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School on the Leech Lake Reservation on April 8 with Education and the Workforce subcommittee Chairman Todd Rokita, R-Ind., and Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., whose district is home to the Leech Lake Reservation.
I have now helped write five balanced budgets all of which were passed by the House. Four of those budgets fell on deaf ears in a Senate controlled by Harry Reid — the same Senate that chose not to produce a budget at all for three consecutive years.
The federal Office of Head Start provided more information on the New York City Head Start inspection to Education Week in response to an inquiry about the April 10 letter from U.S. Reps. John Kline of Minnesota and Todd Rokita of Indiana, both Republicans.
U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita — also the chairman of the House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education — was cheering along for Nimmer, an English teacher at Harrison High School, at Wednesday’s ceremony.
Rep. Todd Rokita (R-Ind.), who heads the House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education, said that turning a blind eye to the challenges is not the answer.
"Some classrooms lack desks, books, computers, pencils, and paper, while others lack proper flooring, roofing, and ventilation," said Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Ind., who chaired Tuesday's House education subcommittee hearing .
Two House education committee members have written a letter to the secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, demanding to know why New York City's Head Start grant was not suspended or revoked after inspections revealed wide-ranging concerns about child safety.