ASAS Founder and Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, former CA Secretary of Education and ASAS Board Member Bonnie Reiss, and ASAS President and CEO Ben Paul advocate for after-school funding on Capitol Hill.
Gov. Schwarzenegger, Reiss, and Paul conducted meetings with high-ranking federal government officials on Capitol Hill to talk about the need to protect federal funding of after-school, before-school and summer-learning programs.
The team held meetings with:
US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy, and a bi-partisan group of seven Congressman
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Senator Barbara Boxer, and a bi-partisan group of six Senators
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