Congressman Tierney hosted several college presidents and dozens of other key leaders in the higher education community. As Congress is preparing to work on legislation reauthorizing the Higher Education Act later this year, Tierney wanted to convene this group to get their perspective on what should be done to make college more affordable and accessible in America.
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Washington, DC – Congressman John F. Tierney today announced the filing of a new proposal to help students and parents struggling with the skyrocketing cost of buying college textbooks. The Affordable College Textbook Act (H.R.
Washington, DC- Congressman John F. Tierney today released the following statement after the House of Representatives voted on the latest plan by House Republicans to undermine the Affordable Care Act:
Washington, DC – Congressman John F. Tierney today announced his strong support for a bipartisan proposal introduced this week to significantly expand and improve early childhood education across the country.
Washington, DC- Congressman John F. Tierney today released the following statement in recognition of Veterans Day:
Washington, DC- Last night, the House of Representatives passed a series of bipartisan bills aimed at helping our nation’s veterans and their families. As part of the package, the House passed the Veterans Economic Opportunity Act of 2013 (H.R.
Washington, DC- Congressman John F. Tierney voted in favor of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (H.R. 3080), which passed by a vote of 417 to 3. This bill included provisions Tierney authored that will help two communities – Ipswich and Gloucester – he represents.