The first letter below is a joint letter from non-profit education organizations, including the NWP, that represent millions of students, families, teachers, and principals, asking senators to vote no on Coburn amendment #4697 to S. 510, which would ban all congressionally directed spending in FY2011, FY2012 and FY2013.
The second letter, written by NWP Executive Director Sharon J. Washington, is specific to the potential impact on the National Writing Project. A vote on the amendment is expected to be held Monday, November 29, 2010.
Senate Letter: No on Coburn Amendment
NWP Letter to Senators