October 2, 2019
Biggs Introduces the Native American Education Opportunity Act
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, the Native American Education Opportunity Act was introduced by Congressman Andy Biggs. The Act establishes a five-year pilot program to allow Tribes to create an education savings account (ESA) for Tribal enrolled students who currently attend Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) schools.
Arizona Representatives David Schweikert, Debbie Lesko, and Paul Gosar and Navajo Nation Vice President Myron Lizer applauded the bill.
According to Biggs, the Native American Educat