WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Mark Warner joined other colleagues and leaders from HBCUs on Wednesday in calling on the Senate to pass an act that would restore federal funding for HBCUs and Minority Serving Institutions.
The FUTURE Act, which expired on September 30, gives $255 million in federal funding for HBCUs and Minority Serving Institutions.
While the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed the FUTURE Act in September, Senate Republicans have blocked this critical legislation from coming to the Senate floor for a vote.
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