Education Policy: Research: Policymakers:

1989 - 1992 Bush Administration

President:

George H. W. Bush (R) 1989 - 1992

Secretary of Education:

Lauro F. Cavazos (1989 )
Lamar Alexander (1991)

Major education actions:

  • 1990 - Americans with Disabilities Act (P.L. 101-336) [Note 5]
  • 1990 - Education of the Handicapped Act Amendments of 1990 (P.L. 101-476)
  • 1990 - Child Care and Development Block Grant Act (P.L. 101-508) [Note 6] (repealed, 1998)
  • 1990 - National and Community Service Act (P.L. 101-610) [Note 5]
  • 1991 - Education Council Act (P.L. 102-62)
  • 1991 - America 2000 proposed, but not enacted
  • 1992 - Higher Education Amendments of 1992 (P.L. 102-325) [Note 3]
  • 1992 - Higher Education Facilities Act of 1992 (in P.L. 102-325)
  • 1992 - EEOC Educational, Technical Assistance, and Training Revolving Fund Act (P.L. 102-411)
  • 1992 - Education of the Deaf Act Amendments of 1992 (P.L. 102-421)

101st Congress (1989-1990)

  • SENATE: 55-Dem, 45-Rep.   

102nd Congress (1991-1992)

  • SENATE: 56-Dem, 44-Rep.

Notes and Sources

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