federal grants

Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Six Massachusetts Jurisdictions Awarded Over $3 Million in Federal Grants to Support School Safety

BOSTON, Ms. – The Department of Justice announced today that six Massachusetts jurisdictions will receive over $3 million in grant funding to bolster school security, educate and train students and faculty and support law enforcement officers and first responders who arrive on the scene of a school violence incident. “President Trump and his administration will … Continue reading Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Six Massachusetts Jurisdictions Awarded Over $3 Million in Federal Grants to Support School Safety

Wisconsin News: Menominee and Oneida Tribes Receive Federal Grants from the Department of Justice

Wisconsin – United States Attorney Matthew Krueger of the Eastern District of Wisconsin joined the Department of Justice in announcing more than $113 million in grant awards to improve public safety, serve victims of crime, combat violence against women, and support youth programs in American Indian and Alaska Native communities. This includes four grants totaling … Continue reading Wisconsin News: Menominee and Oneida Tribes Receive Federal Grants from the Department of Justice

Washington, DC | BROWNLEY ANNOUNCES $8 MILLION IN FEDERAL GRANTS FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROGRAMS IN VENTURA COUNTY

Washington, DC — Today, Congresswoman Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) announced more than $8 million in federal grant funding for community development, homelessness, and affordable housing programs throughout Ventura County. “Ensuring Ventura County remains an accessible place to live is essential to keeping our community vibrant and diverse,” said Congresswoman Brownley. “By helping local governments meet … Continue reading Washington, DC | BROWNLEY ANNOUNCES $8 MILLION IN FEDERAL GRANTS FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROGRAMS IN VENTURA COUNTY

Texas News: Texas A&M Research Foundation Pays $750,000 to Settle Claims Alleging Improper Charges to Federal Grants

HOUSTON, Ts. – The Texas A&M Research Foundation (TAMRF) has agreed to pay the United States $750,000 to resolve claims that the Foundation submitted improper charges to federal grants, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. TAMRF is an independent non-profit service organization focused on facilitating research and development within the Texas A&M University System with its … Continue reading Texas News: Texas A&M Research Foundation Pays $750,000 to Settle Claims Alleging Improper Charges to Federal Grants

WASHINGTON | GOP, Dems unite behind Senate bill fighting addictive drugs

WASHINGTON — Republicans and Democrats joined forces to speed legislation combating the misuse of opioids and other addictive drugs through Senate passage Monday, a rare campaign-season show of unity against a growing and deadly health care crisis. The measure passed by a 99-1 vote Monday evening. Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, voted against it. It takes … Continue reading WASHINGTON | GOP, Dems unite behind Senate bill fighting addictive drugs

U.S. Political News: Wicker, Hyde-Smith Announce $852K in Grants for Mississippi Fire Departments

Mississippi Senators Applaud FEMA Grants for Fire Departments WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., August 3rd announced the award of $851,954 in FEMA grants to fire departments in Columbus, Biloxi, Hattiesburg, Senatobia, Laurel, Bentonia, and Woodville.  The grants are being awarded as part of the Fiscal Year 2017 Assistance to … Continue reading U.S. Political News: Wicker, Hyde-Smith Announce $852K in Grants for Mississippi Fire Departments

Illinois to get $1.7M from federal for anti-poverty programs

SPRINGFIELD, Ill./February 14, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — Illinois will get $1.7 million in federal grants for six anti-poverty programs. U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth and Dick Durbin said the money will pay AmeriCorps VISTA members to assist nonprofit organizations conducting the programs. The projects include recruiting donors and volunteers for a housing program, expanding education and workforce training … Continue reading Illinois to get $1.7M from federal for anti-poverty programs