Legislative Action Center
The Trump Administration's FY 2018 budget blueprint proposes a $54 million increase to the Department of Defense, to be offset by cuts to programs in the domestic, non-defense discretionary portion of the budget. Among the programs listed for the elimination or reductions are Federal programs that support world language education: Title VI/Fulbright-Hays of HEA, Department of State Educational and Cultural Exchange programs, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Ultimately, the authority to either enact or refuse these cuts lies with Congress. Tell your Senators and Members of Congress that you oppose all cuts to programs supporting world languages! ...
Join ACTFL in Requesting Full Funding for Title IV, Part A!
Join the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) and the Title IV, Part A Coalition to urge Congress to fully fund the Title IV, Part A block grant! (scroll down for background information on Title IV and ESSA).