Jacquie Benestante


Federal Action Alert: Autism CARES Reauthorization Act

The Autism CARES Act (CARES stands for Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support) provides critical funding for support, research, and education. It will expire on September 30, 2019 if not reauthorized before that date.   This law does the following: •Increases the federal government’s response to the increasing numbers of individuals […]


Help Fix Special Education!

HELP FIX SPECIAL EDUCATION! TIME IS RUNNING OUT!   Please call and tell conference committee members (listed below), “Please support House Budget Rider X-9/ Senate Budget Rider III-75”.   These budget riders will:   1) Provide transparency about the progress of TEA’s corrective actions. The Texas Education Agency recently indicated […]