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Bobby Jindal's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Piyush 'Bobby' Amrit Jindal
Office: Governor (LA), Republican
First Elected: 10/20/2007
Last Elected: 11/19/2011
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Supriya; 3 Children
Birth Date: 06/10/1971
Birth Place: Baton Rouge, LA
Home City: Baton Rouge, LA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Strengthening Education
June 20, 2014 Governor Jindal Signs Legislation to Create Better Access to Pre-K Education for Louisiana Children
June 13, 2014 Governor Jindal Signs Bill to Expand Access to Early Education Program
June 12, 2014 Governor Jindal Signs Bill to Strengthen JumpStart Program and Prepare More Students for Available Jobs
June 10, 2014 Governor Jindal Signs Legislation to Ensure Due Process for Teachers
June 6, 2014 Governor Jindal Signs Bill to Expand Education Opportunities for Low-Income Students
Nov. 7, 2013 Gov. Jindal Welcomes Pres. Obama to Louisiana, Dismantles Failed Policies of Federal Government, Urges Change of Course
Oct. 23, 2013 Gov. Jindal: U.S. Department of Justice Trying to Muzzle Parents
Sept. 5, 2013 Gov. Jindal: State Files Motion to Delay Obama Administration Attempt to Deny Equal Opportunity in Education
June 8, 2013 Governor Jindal Signs Bill Aligning the Licensing of Daycares Across Louisiana
June 1, 2013 Governor Jindal: Statement on Senate Passage of HB 1
May 7, 2013 Gov. Jindal on Supreme Court Ruling: Scholarship Program Alive and Well
May 7, 2013 Gov. Jindal: Court Upheld Scholarship Program, Parents Can Breathe a Sigh of Relief
May 1, 2013 Gov. Jindal: Nearly 8,000 Students Receive Scholarship Offers
Oct. 11, 2012 Governor Jindal Cuts Ribbon at LSU's New Chemistry and Materials Building
June 4, 2012 Governor Jindal Highlights 2012 Legislative Package Successes
April 18, 2012 Governor Jindal Signs Historic Education Reform Laws
Jan. 17, 2012 Governor Jindal Unveils Education Reform Plan
Oct. 17, 2011 Governor Jindal Announces Increase in High School Graduation Rates and Decrease in Dropout Rates
Oct. 7, 2011 Blog: Failure Not An Option
Sept. 5, 2011 Gov. Jindal Applauds Glenny Lee Buquet's Decision to Run for Re-Election
March 10, 2011 Gov. Jindal's Budget to Protect Higher Ed, K-12, Health Care with No Tax Increases & Reduction of One-Time Money
March 3, 2011 Governor Jindal Announces New "Coordinated System of Care" to Streamline State Services & Help Louisiana's At-Risk Youth
Jan. 31, 2011 Governor Jindal Unveils Higher Education Reform Proposals
Sept. 8, 2010 Gov. Jindal's "Building a Better LA for Our Children" Tour Stops in Avoyelles Parish
Aug. 31, 2010 Gov. Jindal's "Building a Better LA for Our Children" Tour Stops in West Feliciana Parish
Aug. 26, 2010 Gov. Jindal's "Building a Better LA for Our Children" Tour Stops in Morehouse Parish
Aug. 11, 2010 Gov. Jindal Launches "Building a Better LA for Our Children" Tour
June 30, 2010 Governor Signs LA GRAD Act into Law
June 30, 2010 Governor Jindal Signs Red Tape Reduction Act into Law
June 25, 2010 Governor Jindal Signs HB 1, HB 76 & HB 1358 with Line-Item Vetoes
June 21, 2010 Gov. Jindal: Budget is Responsible, Makes Strategic Reductions & Protects Critical Services
June 9, 2010 Governor Jindal Signs Governor's Package Education Legislation into Law
April 28, 2010 Transcript of Governor Bobby Jindal's Address to the Legislature for Opening of the Regular Session
March 18, 2010 Governor Jindal Announces Three Bills for Greater Budget Flexibility to Protect Critical Services in Times of Deficit
March 10, 2010 Governor Jindal Outlines Louisiana Way Forward for Facing Long-Term Budget Challenges, Cites Specific Steps Taken in Healthcare and Higher Education to Keep Moving Louisiana Forward
March 10, 2010 Racing to the Top
March 3, 2010 The Louisiana Way Forward
Feb. 23, 2010 Governor Jindal Announces LA GRAD Act
Feb. 15, 2010 Governor Jindal Outlines Louisiana Way Forward for Facing Long-Term Budget Challenges, Cites Specific Steps Taken in Healthcare and Higher Education to Keep Moving Louisiana Forward
Feb. 12, 2010 Governor Jindal Announces Budget Protects Higher Education Funding, K-12 Funding & Health Care Services
Feb. 9, 2010 Governor Jindal Outlines Louisiana Way Forward for Facing Long-Term Budget Challenges, Cites Specific Steps Taken in Healthcare and Higher Education to Keep Moving Louisiana Forward
Feb. 4, 2010 Governor Jindal Announces Red Tape Reduction Act to Empower Educational Leaders to Improve Performance in Schools
Jan. 26, 2010 Governor Jindal Lays Out Vision for Facing Long-Term Budget Challenges, Highlights Steps Taken in Healthcare and Higher Education to Keep Moving Louisiana Forward
Dec. 18, 2009 Governor Jindal Encourages Local School Districts to Join Race to the Top Competition and Announces New Education Policy Initiatives at "Louisiana Working Tour" Stop in New Orleans
Dec. 15, 2009 Governor Jindal Tours Northwestern State University, Highlights Areas of Excellence and the Importance of Investing in Higher Education
Dec. 3, 2009 Governor Jindal Announces Dropout Prevention Program in Louisiana
Dec. 2, 2009 Governor Jindal Tours McNeese State University, Highlights Areas of Excellence and the Importance of Investing in Higher Education
Nov. 10, 2009 Governor Jindal Tours Louisiana Tech, Highlights Areas Of Excellence And The Importance Of Investing In Higher Education
Nov. 5, 2009 Governor Jindal Applauds Louisiana's Great Position In "Race to the Top"
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