Skip to main content statement as Debate begins on Budget Reconciliation

The following is a statement from Matt Hildreth, Executive Director of RuralOrganizing.Org: This week, committees in both the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate will begin marking up the budget reconciliation. Democrats are poised to pass one of the most significant pieces of legislation in decades - and its benefits will be felt throughout the country, particularly rural communities. [...] And Education Fund Launch National Campaign to Build Back Better in Rural America Ahead of Key Infrastructure Votes

Columbus, OH — Today, and Education Fund launch a two-year national campaign focused on 1) passing local, state, and federal legislation that promote rural prosperity among traditionally marginalized communities; and 2) building lasting rural civic infrastructure that insures rural progressives play a significant role in their local stimulus allocation processes. [...]