'Educators, administrators and parents will have more of the support they need to care for their school community'
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced today Kentucky is eligible to receive $43,799,187 from the U.S. Department of Education to meet students' and institutions' needs during the coronavirus pandemic. The federal funding, delivered through the Governor's Emergency Education Relief Fund, was made available by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The bipartisan CARES Act, introduced by Senator McConnell, became the largest economic rescue package in American history.