The Senate is to vote on it early next week and President Barack Obama is expected to sign it.
A compromise bill was a long time coming.
After years of trying, Congress is finally on the verge of rewriting the 2002 law.
Lawmakers are saying the compromise framework isn't perfect, but is still a way forward.
My first thought was about the fate of the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA), the latest version of which is the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB).
Obscene amounts of corporate spending fuel races for Congressmen who represent the interests of the corporations, not the people who elected them.
This past Friday, Bill Maher announced Rep John Kline as the winner of his #FlipADistrict Campaign, a contest which Maher created to find the worst representative in the country and oust them from office.